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Business Services

Trash Services

Waste Management, Inc. is the exclusive front load and cart trash service provider in West Sacramento. Property managers may contact Waste Management directly to set-up or make changes to trash service at (866) 844-1508 or wm.com

Recycling Services

The City offers a mixed recycling service at no additional cost to trash services. 

Recycling Cart

City staff are equipped to help set up a recycling program customized to meet your needs. In addition to a no-added-cost front load or cart recycling service, we offer trilingual educational information on how to recycle, interior recycling collection containers, specialized locking front load bin lids and waste evaluations.

For additional information on West Sacramento's recycling services, please contact the City at (916) 617-4590 or recycle@cityofwestsacramento.org.

 

State Mandated Recycling Requirements

California State Assembly Bills 341 and 1826 establish waste generation thresholds for mandatory commercial recycling and mandatory organic recycling for California businesses.

Mandatory Commercial Recycling (MCR)

Businesses generating 4 or more cubic yards of solid waste weekly are required to have a recycling program. To set up a State compliant recycling program, contact the City at (916) 617-4590 or recycle@cityofwestsacramento.org

Mandatory Organic Recycling (MOR)

Businesses generating 4 or more cubic yards of solid waste weekly (trash plus recycling) are required to divert the organic portion of this waste from the landfill. To set up organic recycling services, contact an organics recycling service provider directly. These waste haulers are currently permitted to provide roll-off bin service in West Sacramento and may offer organic recycling services.  However, businesses may subscribe to organic recycling services that are provided outside of the City’s solid waste hauling permit. These organic recyclers can include a variety of businesses such as, landscape service providers that haul debris to a compost facility, food donation collection providers, and pallet recyclers that offer collection services.  For assistance setting up your compliant organic recycling program or determining if you are required to recycle organics, please contact the City at (916) 617-4590 or recycle@cityofwestsacramento.org.

How to Comply with the Organic Recycling Requirements:

  • Reduce the amount of organic waster your business produces
  • Sell or donate your organic waste
  • Recycle your organic waste onsite (subject to municipal code and permits)
  • Self-haul to an organics processing facility
  • Subscribe to an organic waste recycling service and sort organics from other waste

For additional information on State recycling requirements for businesses by visiting: www.calrecycle.ca.gov/commercial.

We want your input. Please take our survey to better meet our customers needs with the organic recycling requirement.

 Organics

Hazardous Waste

Small business or Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators can schedule a hazardous waste drop off appointment with the Yolo County Central Landfill by calling (800) 207-8222. For more information call (530) 666-8729 or visit www.yolocounty.org and click on "Landfill".

 

Roll-Off Bin Service Providers

Recycling Matters Commercial Recycling Newsletter

 

What Can Be Recycled in West Sac

Confused about what can be recycled? Check out our brochure! You can also call us at (916) 617-4590 or email at recycle@cityofwestsacramento.org. To see a list of other recycling and disposal options, visit our A-Z Page

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