FREE for Emeryville residents!

The City of Emeryville offers free kitchen compost pails and recycling tote bags to residents for their composting and recycling needs. Head on down to City Hall to get your free pail or tote bag or check out the links below for more information. 

Kitchen Compost Pail - Details here

Recycling Tote Bag - See details here

Neighborhood Spring Clean-Up

The annual neighborhood Spring Clean-Up will be happening April 16th and 17th, 2018. 

Residents in the Triangle and Doyle St. neighborhoods can set out bulky items, electronics and appliances for collection on your day of collection.  Set items out the day before.  This postcard will be mailed with details.  

Single family properties are entitled to one additional pick up of items that don't belong or don't fit in your regular trash collection.  
Multi-family properties under 500 units are entitled to two pick-ups per year, total; 500 units or more, are entitled to 4 pick-ups annually. Most single family properties use curbside set-out; multi-family properties may order a large "roll-off" bin.
Call Waste Management for more information and to schedule your "bulky" item pick-up.  510-613-8710

Collection Service Information

To find your collection service information for the City of Emeryville, go to this website and choose your type of service from the menu on the left hand side of the page. To report problems or get answers to questions not covered on the website, call the City at 510-596-3795.

Batteries are prohibited from trash collection.  Place them in a plastic bag, on top of your GRAY recycling cart and Waste Management will collect them.  If you don't have a gray recycling cart, find out where you can properly dispose of batteries at

Medications can be dropped off at these any of these kiosks for proper disposal. Please click here to see a full map of kiosk locations in Alameda County.  

Household Hazardous Waste is disposed of at the Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Facility. Please click here for more information on disposing items such as paints, solvents, chemicals, pesticides, and sharps.

Waste Management of Alameda County is the franchised hauler for trash, recycling, and compostables collection for businesses and residents, as well as most construction and demolition waste.  Click on a link below for more information:

Franchise Agreement
2017 Rate Sheet

To review or print, here are service brochures for single family, multi-family, business in the City of Emeryville