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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.
 


Holiday Collection Notice

Presidents Day - Monday, February 15 

Recycling and trash is collected on this holiday.  If your collection day is on Monday, have your can at the curb by 6 AM

CLOSED - Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center (955 E. Queen Creek Rd), Solid Waste customer service and City offices


Maricopa County Attorney's Office Shred-A-Thon/Rx Drug Take-Back Event - FREE
When: Mon, February 15, 7am – 10am
Where: Chandler Fashion Center, 3111 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226 (trucks will be located in the parking lot near Sears and Nordstrom)
- Get up to 3 banker's boxes or 13-gallon kitchen trash bags of documents (per vehicle) shredded for free!
- Old, unused, expired prescription/ov‚Äčer-the-counter medication accepted – NO SHARPS OR INHALERS


Bench the Bag Contest- Recycle and Win!
Open to  all Chandler elementary schools

Recycle plastic bags and plastic wrap from February 8 - March 3
Participating schools will receive a planter made from recycled plastic lumber
The school that collects the most bags per student will win a bench made from recycled plastic lumber

Schools must register by Friday, February 5.

School Registration Form
Bench the Bag Promotional Flyer



FEES AT THE RECYCLING-SOLID WASTE COLLECTION CENTER


'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


2015 Holiday 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 Newsletter Archive
2015 Spring/Summer Issue
 

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.