Unacceptable Items:

Black Landfill Cart

Household Garbage

  • Regular household garbage will be collected from the black cart on your regular collection day.
  • Recology Golden Gate customers call (415) 626-4000 to schedule a collection of extra garbage.
  • Recology Sunset Scavenger customers call (415) 330-1300 to schedule a collection of extra garbage

Blue Recycling Cart

Bottles, Cans, Cardboard or Paper Recyclables

  • Recyclables will be collected from the blue cart on your regular collection day.
  • Recology Golden Gate customers call (415) 626-4000 to schedule a collection of extra recyclables
  • Recology Sunset Scavenger customers call (415) 330-1300 to schedule a collection of extra recyclables.

Green Compost Cart

Yard/Green Waste

  • Yard/Green waste will be collected from the green cart on your regular collection day.
  • Recology Golden Gate customers call (415) 626-4000 to schedule a collection of extra Yard/Green waste.
  • Recology Sunset Scavenger customers call (415) 330-1300 to schedule a collection of extra Yard/Green waste.


Construction Debris

Concrete, Plaster, Dirt or Construction Debris

  • Customers with small amounts of material may call Recology Sunset Scavenger at (415) 330-1300 to schedule an estimate for a BulkyItemRecycling.com collection.
  • Customers with large amounts, please contact Sunset Scavenger or Golden Gate Disposal & Recycling Debris Box Services at (415) 330-1315, or visit DebrisBoxRental.com, to schedule debris box service.
  • Customers can self haul to S.F. Recycling & Disposal Company, 501 Tunnel Avenue, San Francisco, Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM or Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.


Car Parts

Automobile Parts & Tires

  • Customers with up to five (5) tires may call Recology Sunset Scavenger at (415) 330-1300 to schedule a BulkyItemRecycling.com estimate for collection.
  • Customers with non mechanical automobile parts (fenders, bumpers, seats) may call Recology Sunset Scavenger at (415) 330-1300 to schedule a BulkyItemRecycling.com estimate for collection.
  • Customers can self haul to San Francisco Recycling & Disposal Company.

Old Piano

Oversized Items - Pianos or Tree Trunks

  • These items are taken on a limited case by case basis.
  • Customers may call Recology Sunset Scavenger at (415) 330-1300 to schedule an evaluation of the item and estimate for a RecycleMyJunk.com collection.

Old Paint Can

Hazardous Waste - Such As Paints, Pesticides, Chemicals & Cleaning Agents