Solid Waste & Recycling

Questions About Your Service

Richmond's collection services are provided by Richmond Sanitary Service. Contact Richmond Sanitary Service at (510) 262-7100 to ask about residential and commercial rates, billing or account information,  Pay Your Bill Online, report a missed pickup or lost or damaged carts/bins, or request on-call cleanups or bulky item collection services.

Recycling Guide
Increase waste diversion by recycling paper, cardboard, metals, narrow-neck plastics, and more.                                                                       
Organics Guide
Richmond residents of single-family homes can put food scraps and food-soiled paper into the green cart along with yard trimmings for composting! 

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Quick Links
Household Hazardous Waste Facility - hazardous waste, electronics, pharmaceuticals & sharps, and other special wastes

Bulky Item Pick Up - mattresses, tv's, sofas, furniture, fridge, appliances, etc

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