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Solid Waste Services

Need information about City recycling and trash service? This is the most
comprehensive page about Chandler's recycling, trash and other special
waste programs. Click on the links to your left for details about our services
or call Customer Service at 480-782-3510.




Backyard Compost Workshops - Fall 2014
Interested in making your garden grow in a healthier and more cost effective way? Learn how to turn everyday trash into rich compost for your garden.
Classes are free, but you must pre-register by calling 480-782-3510

October 11
City Hall - East Lobby Entrance
9am - noon

October 18
Sunset Library
9am - noon

Residents using the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Facility (transfer facility) for recycling, trash disposal or for their scheduled appointments for household hazardous waste drop-off must bring:
  • Photo ID
  • Copy of a RECENT City of Chandler Utility Bill (60 days or newer, Per City Code)


PLEASE NOTE: If you are unable to print a current copy of your Chandler Utility Bill in the new billing system, a photo ID along with one of the following will be accepted at the RSWCC will be accepted through August 31, 2014:

  • RSWCC Transfer Facility Pass
  • Older City of Chandler Utility Bill
  • Another utility bill (phone, cable, electric, gas) showing your current Chandler address
  • Billing statement (credit card statement, rent receipt) showing your current Chandler address
'My-Waste' Recycling & Trash Mobile App

Download Chandler's Solid Waste Services new 'My-Waste' app. It's easy, convenient and FREE!
Available at the Apple or Android app store
My-Waste Special Features:
  • Check details and sets reminders for every collection type
  • 'What Goes Where?' function lets residents quickly find information about what to do with an regular or out of the ordinary item
  • Location, hours of operation, accepted items at the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center and other drop-off locations
  • Details on Special Events including Compost Workshops and Prescription Drug Take Back
  • Recycle, Reduce and Reuse Tips
  • Apartment and condo residents can access information available to them 


ReNews Recycling E-Newsletter
2014 Spring/Summer Issue
Sign up to receive the free quarterly Solid Waste Services newsletter, ReNews, right in your in-box. Learn about upcoming events, holiday collection schedules, recycling tips, and recycling and trash services offered by the City.
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ReNews Archive

Holiday 2013

Fall 2013
Spring/Summer 2013

Recycling Process

Watch how Chandler's recyclables get sorted and made into something new!
When you recycle, the end product helps to create other resources, as highlighted in the video below!
Video courtesy of United Fibers 

Environmental Art Contest
The City's Solid Waste/Recycling, Water Conservation and Storm Water programs have announced the 19 winners for Chandler’s Annual Environmental Art Contest!
  • Click here to see the 2014 winning entries.
  2014 Environmental Art Contest Winners

More Information:

  • Frequently Asked Questions: Recycling and Solid Waste - Have a question? The answer may be just a click away.
  • Give Us Your Feedback! - Solid Waste Services takes pride in serving our community! We strive to continuously improve the programs and services we offer. Your constructive feedback for continued improvement, along with your ideas for new programs and services is VALUED! Call 480-782-3510 or send us an e-mail, and your comments will be routed to appropriate staff for follow up! Please note services CANNOT be scheduled via email.