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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. Click on the links to your left for details about
our services or call Customer Service at 480-782-3510.

Time to take the Solid Waste Customer Service Survey has expired.  Thank you for all of our residens who participated in the survey.    The winner of the $25 Harkins gift card will be notified by Friday, July 24. 


CARPET AND PADDING is not accepted for recycling due to market conditions. (Effective June 2015)

Without availability to markets for recycling carpet/padding, this material is construction debris and subject to a disposal fee at the Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center.

  • Carpet and padding is accepted at the RSWCC from Chandler residents paying for City-provided solid waste services
  • Carpet and padding must be generated from the address listed on the Chandler utility bill shown upon arrival at the RSWCC
  • Businesses and residents residing in other communities or county-islands must take carpet and pad to private disposal locations


'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

Spring 2015 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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Recycling Process

Recycling efforts in Chandler never goes to waste! Watch the process of Chandler's recyclables get sorted and re-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
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 2015 winning entries.
2015 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.