|Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center
The Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center (RSWCC) is a residential drop-off facility for recycling and trash disposal. The RSWCC is approved for use by Chandler residents paying for City-provided solid waste services. This is a resident self-haul, resident self-unload facility only.
Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 15, 2016
Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center is CLOSED. Facility will resume operations on Thursday, February 18 at 8 AM
Solid Waste customer service and City offices are also closed in observance of the holiday.
Recycling and trash is collected on this holiday. If your collection day is on Monday, have your can at the curb by 6 AM
IMPORTANT NOTICE: At present, CARPET AND PADDING is not accepted for recycling due to current market conditions.
(Effective June 2015)
Without availability to markets for recycling carpet/padding, this material is construction debris and subject to the
waste disposal fee of $50 per ton (scroll down to "NEW FEES" for details)
- Carpet / padding must be generated at the Chandler address listed on the City of Chandler utility bill shown when using the RSWCC.
- Without availability to recycle carpet and padding, this waste is only accepted from Chandler residents and this waste is subject to the $50 per ton disposal fee.
- Businesses and residents residing in other cities or county-islands must take carpet and pad to private waste disposal locations.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION (RSWCC Visitor Information -- Documentation and Fees)
Photo I.D. and Current Utility Bill (see below for more details)
New Fees - $50 per ton for specific waste materials, effective September 2013 (scroll down to "NEW FEES" for details)
RSWCC HOURS/DAYS OF OPERATION:
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
8 AM - 4 PM
Tuesday & Wednesday, Selected Holidays**
**New Year's Day , Civil Rights (MLK) Day, Presidents' Day, Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Holiday (Thu & Fri) & Christmas Day
Residents using the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center (RSWCC - transfer facility) for recycling, trash disposal or for scheduled appointments for household hazardous waste drop-off must bring:
Customers can print a copy of their utility bill using the City's utility billing system whether or not they have a registered account. Customers must know their account and customer numbers.
If you are not a registered customer and you would like to print an electronic copy of your utility bill, visit Account Login page, click “Transfer Facility Pass” on the navigation menu located on the left side, and follow instructions. Here's a step-by-step guide for printing!
- Be prepared for every visit to present:
- Photo ID
- Current City of Chandler utility bill, showing City-provided solid waste services
- Per City Code the City Utility Bill must be current within the last 60 days
- Residents not bringing in a current bill may be denied use of the facility
Non-residents, including residents residing on a county island in Chandler, and businesses are permitted to use the RSWCC for recycling materials currently accepted. Disposal of trash, construction debris, or yard waste disposal is PROHIBITED and is not accepted from residents or business not paying for city-provided solid waste services.
For details subject to alternative sites for waste disposal near Chandler: Private waste disposal locations
Chandler City Code, Chapter 44:
Use of the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center - Effective August 5, 2013
AUTHORIZED use of the Recycling Solid Waste Collection Center:
Limited to Chandler residents, paying for City-provided solid waste service. Residents must self-haul and unload waste from their home
Documentation required when using the facility for trash disposal:
- Picture I.D. is required
- A current City of Chandler utility bill, showing city-provided solid waste services.
Chandler multi-family residents use of this facility:
- $20 charge per visit
- Current rent receipt showing Chandler residency
- Picture I.D. is required
Blue recycling cans should not be used to haul trash or yard waste.
- Call 480-782-3510 to order a 2nd trash container, or visit Curbside Bulk Collection.
Recycling is required when using this facility (No charge except $10 per Freon bearing item)
Household Hazardous Waste is accepted by appointment ONLY, call Solid Waste Services at 480-782-3510 to schedule.
Chandler residents, paying for City-provided solid waste services
Residents must haul and residents must unload the waste
Only trash from the Chandler residence may be brought to this facility
PROHIBITED use of the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center includes:
Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) TVs, projection TVs or CRT computer monitors are not accepted for recycling - Effective September 1, 2013
Residents receiving city-provided solid waste services can drop off TVs and computer monitors at the RSWCC
Non-residents and business cannot bring CRT televisions, projection TVs or CRT computer monitors from non-residents to the RSWCC
NEW FEES -- Effective September 2013
*$50 per ton fee is applicable to dirt, gravel rock, concrete waste and construction debris resulting from waste material(s) removed from resident's property associated with construction, installation, removal, demolition, remodeling, repair, etc.
$10 fee for the removal of Freon from air conditioning units, freezers, refrigerators, etc. Fee applies items set out for bulk collection and when dropping off Freon bearing items at the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center
$20 fee per trash load for Chandler multi-family residents when using the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center
*$50 per ton fee for: dirt, gravel, rock, manure, concrete, and construction debris**
For a complete list of fees for Solid Waste Services, see Chandler Solid Waste Services and Fees
Fee is waived if chargeable material weighs less than 200 lbs.
**Construction debris includes but is not limited to: household roofing, flooring, fencing, building/construction materials (wood waste, wood pallets, drywall, brick/block, railroad ties, cabinets, counter-tops, gates/doors/door frames, etc.)
Material acceptance: (1) is subject to market conditions such as material type, quantity, condition, etc.; (2) may be limited to Chandler solid waste rate payers; and (3) may require payment.
Use of this facility requires dropping off recycling materials is designated areas separate from trash.
When loading vehicles or trailers to haul to the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center, separating recycled items is recommended.
Vehicles are inspected for accepted recyclables and prohibited waste.
RECYCLING - Chandler residents, business, non-residents, including county-island residents may only bring the following items:
Cardboard - Required to be emptied if containing waste, for recycling
Bikes (bicycles are reused and recycled)
Tires (Accepted: standard auto & p/u truck - TIRES MUST BE DE-RIMMED)
IMPORTANT NOTICE: ACCEPTANCE OF TIRES IS LIMITED TO 5 TIRES PER MONTH FROM A CHANDLER ADDRESS INCORPORATED WITHIN CITY LIMITS
Scrap metal items, large appliances
Computers, printers and other household electronics NO CRT TVs, PROJECTION TVs or CRT COMPUTER MONITORS (Cathode tube monitors)
Plastic signs (including political signs
Paper, cardboard, aluminum and steel food and beverage cans, plastic bottles and containers # 1-6)
Gently used items with resale value - Trash to Treasure Program
TRASH - Only Chandler residents paying for City Solid Waste Services may bring the following items:
- Broken, non-repairable furniture
- Yard tree trimmings
- Wood, lumber materials - $50/ton fee
- Household construction debris $50/ton fee
- Household trash
- Dead domestic animals - 75 lbs. or less
- For regulatory compliance, to reduce fugitive dust concerns when transporting and disposing of same, loads must be sprayed wet and tarped.
Non-residents and businesses can click here for information about the nearest alternative disposal location.
Take a tour of the facility: