Pay-As-You-Throw is the trash collection system that is tailored to single family residences and multi-family units of four or less where your cost for collection is based upon how much you recycle and how much your family throws away. The smaller your waste container and the more you recycle, the less you pay. There are three different sizes of mixed waste containers (the green lid): 32 gallons, 60 gallons, 100 gallons. You can down size your waste container for free... continue reading »"Pay-As-You-Throw"

Ordering Compost Bins

What To Compost • Kitchen waste • Lawn clippings (use thin layers so they don’t mat down) • Chopped or broken leaves (large leaves take a long time to break down) • Shredded branches • Garden plants (disease-free plants) • Shredded paper • Weeds (before they go to seed) • Straw or hay • Newspaper • Wood ash (sprinkle lightly between layers) • Tea leaves and coffee grounds Do Not Compost • Meat scraps and fatty trash • Excessive wood... continue reading »"Ordering Compost Bins"

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"

Christmas Tree Recycling Options

Drop Off Dates & Locations:  Residents can drop off their trees for recycling from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dec. 26, 2022, through Jan. 3, 2023, 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"

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"