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Solid Waste Services

Need information about City-provided recycling and trash service?
Learn more about Chandler's recycling, trash and other special waste programs!
For more details, click on the links to your left listed under "Solid Waste Home"

Customer Service Representatives are available Monday - Friday from 8 AM - 5 PM at 480-782-3510
to answer questions about our programs or schedule services for recycling and trash collection.

Christmas Holiday - Sunday, Dec. 25 & Monday, Dec. 26, 2016
New Year's Holiday - Sunday, Jan. 1 & Monday, Jan. 2, 2017

Since Christmas and New Year's Day are on Sunday there are
no changes to recycling or trash collection for these holidays.

To ensure your container is emptied, place your container at the curb
BEFORE 6 a.m. on the day of collection or after 6 p.m. the evening before


The Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center is CLOSED on the following dates:

Sunday, Dec. 25 & Monday, Dec. 26, 2016

Hours of operation resume on Thursday, Dec. 29 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 1 & Monday, Jan. 2, 2017

Hours of operation resume on Thursday, Jan. 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Recycling & trash is collected on all holidays with the exception of:
 New Year's Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving & Christmas
  • If these four holidays fall on the weekend there are no changes to the collection schedule
  • If these holidays fall on a weekday, collection rolls to the next day through Saturday 

Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center 
Drop-off facility for recycling and Chandler residential trash disposal.
View Location, Hours of Operations, User Requirements and Fees.


Watch Our Latest Video Offering Simple Recycling Tips!

Chandler Residents:  Here's a few recycling tips on what to place in your blue curbside recycling can!

'My-Waste' Recycling & Trash Mobile App

Download Chandler's NEW Solid Waste Services '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 trash and recycling collection services
  • 'What Goes Where?' function helps you find information about what to do with a regular or out of the ordinary item
  • Location, hours of operation, accepted items at the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center and neighborhood drop-off locations
  • Special Event details, including Compost Workshops and Prescription Drug Take Back Programs
  • Tips for Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle!
  • Residents residing in multi-family complexes (condos, apartments, etc.) can access information about services available in the community

ReNews Recycling E-Newsletter

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 Newsletter Archive
2015 Spring/Summer Issue
2015 Holiday Issue
Recycling Process

Recycling efforts in Chandler never goes to waste!
Watch the process of Chandler's recyclables sorted and re-made into something new!

As highlighted in this short video, when we recycle, the end product creates other resources!

Video courtesy of United Fiber
Environmental Art Contest

2016 Environmental Art Contest Winners

Chandler's Solid Waste/Recycling, Water Conservation and Storm Water programs highlight
the drawings of the 19 student winners for Chandler’s Annual Environmental Art Contest!

Click here to see the 2016 winning entries

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 our programs and services. Your constructive feedback for 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.