Residential Recycling and Refuse Services

Service Include DO NOT Include Recycling – Blue Lid Aerosol Cans (empty) • Beverage & Food Containers (rinsed) • Cardboard (flattened) • Junk Mail • Mixed Paper • Catalogs • Magazines • Phone Books • Newspapers • All Plastics 1 and 2 Food and Pet Waste • Light Bulbs • Laminated or Waxed Paper • Unlabeled Plastics • Greasy Pizza Boxes • Styrofoam and All 3-6 plastics Yard Waste – Black Lid Grass Clippings • Leaves & Weeds •Bagged food... continue reading »"Residential Recycling and Refuse Services"

Sharps Disposal Information

Home-Generated Needles, Syringes and Lancets The City of Pasadena offers FREE 1-quart Sharp Waste recycling for residents. Pasadena Public Health 1845 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Each container comes with a full set of instructions for proper packaging, as well as a return box for mailing containers. To sign up for the sharps waste program please call Pasadena Public Heath 626-744-6004. Proper disposal of sharps waste helps the general public and trash collection workers avoid possible exposure to infectious diseases!

Christmas Tree Recycling Options

Drop Off Dates & Locations: Residents can drop off their trees for recycling from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., December 26, 2020, through January 4, 2021, at the following locations: Eaton Blanche Park 3100 E. Del Mar Blvd. Bring your tree to the parking lot on Millicent Way. Robinson Park 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Bring your tree to the parking lot on Morton Street. Please Remove all stands, ornaments and lights Curbside Pickup Dates (Your Trash Pickup Day) Curbside... continue reading »"Christmas Tree Recycling Options"

Household Hazardous Waste

LOS ANGELES COUNTY S.A.F.E. COLLECTION CENTER Location: 4600 Colorado Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90039 Saturday and Sundays 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. For Information: 800-773-2489 /   HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW): Paints and solvents, household batteries*, fluorescent tubes/bulbs and light ballasts (no metal fixtures)*, cleaning products, used motor oil and filters, anti-freeze and other automotive fluids, car batteries, pool and garden chemicals, aerosol cans, home generated SHARPS* such as needles or lancets, unused medicine (except controlled substances), asbestos*, wood... continue reading »"Household Hazardous Waste"

Bottles and Cans Drop-off Locations

Bottles and Cans – CRV (California Refund Value) Name Address City Zip Code Liquor Mart 2044 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena 91107 Vons Food & Drug 2355 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena 91107 Foothill Liquor 2547 E Foothill Blvd Pasadena 91107 Pavilions 845 E California Blvd Pasadena 91106 Latin American Market 1137 E Villa St Pasadena 91106 Pats Liquors 1072 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena 91106 Vons Food & Drug 155 W California Blvd Pasadena 91105 Walgreens 310 S Lake Ave Pasadena 91101... continue reading »"Bottles and Cans Drop-off Locations"

Household Battery/CFL Recycling Drop Off Locations

Pasadena Locations Hastings Library 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA Jackie Robinson Center 1020 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Pasadena, CA La Pintoresca Library 1355 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA Home Depot 2881 E Walnut St. Pasadena, CA Victory Park Center 2575 Paloma St. Pasadena, CA Villa Parke Center 363 E. Villa St. Pasadena, CA Santa Catalina Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA * Fluorescent tubes accepted at these locations. Replacement pouches are free at drop-off locations.