Acceptable Recycling Items

NOTICE - Effective immediately, in response to COVID-19 concerns, the following services will be modified:


Drivers will be servicing cart contents only.
Sharps Collection, Curbside Battery and Used Oil Collection services are temporarily suspended. (Residents may take these items to the North Area Recovery Station (NARS) Household Hazardous Waste Facility.)
Bulky pick-ups / Neighborhood Clean Ups (NCU) are temporarily suspended. 
Neighborhoods normally scheduled for NCU during April may take their items for FREE to the Republic Services transfer station at 8642 Elder Creek Road, Sacramento.
**Limited to 2 loads (equal to the size of a pick-up truck bed) per household.

For more information, please call Republic Services at 916-638-9000

Recycle It RIGHT!

​​See the Recycle It RIGHT special publication for information about how to recycle to help keep sanitation workers safe and keep costs for garbage collection down.

​​1. No Food in the Recycling Cart

​2. Batteries are Hazardous Waste (HHW)

​3. Reduce and Reuse those bags

​4. Donate Old Clothes

​5. Use your Green Waste Cart