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Teachers and Kids

Solid Waste Services is on-call and ready to serve!  In addition to providing you with great programs and answers to your recycling and trash questions, we offer FREE presentations and tours to support our community's need for environmental education.

We offer presentations and tours to:
  • Schools
  • Youth groups
  • HOAs
  • Businesses
  • Church and civic organizations

The City offers hands on learning about recycling and trash.  Groups can borrow items to enhance learning in the classroom.
Recycling Kits Include:


The Works: Garbage DVD
City of Chandler: On a Roll with Recycling DVD
Books with Teachers' Guides and Students Activies
Math Activies
Word search, cross word and word scramble activity sheets
Coloring sheets
Recycling Fundana Board Game

Landfill Model
Interactive Landfill Model
Teacher and User Guide


Recycling Kits and Landfill Models 



To borrow a recycling kit and/or model call 480-782-3510.


Recycling at Schools


Although the City of Chandler does not provide recycling or trash collection to schools (Only single-family homes up to tri-plexes)m we do offer to meet with student organizations and school staff to share best practices on how to make your school's recycling program a success.

 Chandler Unified and Kyrene School Districts contract with a private commercial hauler for recycling and trash collection at all of their schools.  If you have questions about recycling collection at these schools, please contact the school's district office. Chandler schools, not associated with either District, interested in receiving recycling collection should work with their school administration to choose a private commercial hauler permitted by the City of Chandler.
For more information or to schedule a presentation, call Solid Waste Services at 480-782-3510.

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