To help West Sacramento businesses have affordable access to recycling services, the City offers a mixed recycling service at no additional cost to trash services.
West Sacramento businesses can
Save $Green$ and be Green by adding recycling! City staff are available to help you set up a recycling program customized to meet your needs. In addition to 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 all at no additional cost.
For additional information on West Sacramento's recycling services, please contact the City at (916) 617-4590 or Recycle@CityofWestSacramento.org.
What Can Be Recycled in West Sac
To learn what can be recycled in your mixed recycling bin, click here. Still have questions about how to recycle or dispose of something, call us at (916) 617-4590 or email us at 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 cubic yards of trash per week are required to have a recycling program. Click here to learn more about MCR and the services the City offers to help businesses achieve compliance.
Mandatory Organic Recycling (MOR)-Beginning in January 2017, businesses generating 4 or more cubic yards of organic waste weekly will be required to divert this waste from landfill. Businesses generating 8 or more cubic yards of organic waste weekly are currently required to divert organics. To learn more about MOR and the services the City offers to help businesses achieve compliance click here.
For additional information on State recycling requirements for businesses by visiting: www.CalRecycle.Ca.gov/commercial
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
For a list of businesses permitted to provide and haul roll off bins in West Sacramento click here.
Recycling Matters Commercial Recycling Newsletter
Click here to view the latest edition of Recycling Matters.