The Environmental Services and Sustainability Division promotes recycling, water conservation and stormwater protection. We help residents and businesses make sustainable decisions; and we provide resources for conservation, education and environmental stewardship. Please click on the links below to learn more about our programs.
Environmental Services: 916-617-4590
Waste Management: 866-844-1508
(Call WM for curbside services like pick-ups or broken carts)
RECYCLING AND SOLID WASTE
Start here. Below are some of the most popular pages.
Need to know when to put your trash out? Want to know what free services are available to you? Check out our residential services page.
If you are a business and want to start a recycling service, or learn more about recycling requirements, please visit our commercial services page.
Are you confused about how to recycle a certain item? We're here to help!
Start here, or click on one of the popular pages below.
Learn about our free Water Wise House Call and our Smart Controller Rebate.
Sprinklers, toilets, washers and showers all use water; find out what you can do to be more efficient!
If you see water waste, report it here. This includes runoff, broken sprinklers and irrigation during rainfall.