Trash and Recycling
City Customer Service
(805) 388-5325

City Recycling
(805) 388-5392

E.J. Harrison & Sons
(805) 647-1414

HHW Appointments
(Household Hazardous Waste)
(805) 987-0717

Trash & Recycling Services

E.J. Harrison & Sons (contracted through the City of Camarillo) 
For special pickups, bulky/large items, missed pickups, commercial service, bin rentals, and residential service outside of City limits, please call  E.J. Harrison & Sons at (805) 647-1414.

City of Camarillo Utility Billing/Customer Service

For billing questions, barrel exchange, and to start or cancel service, call (805) 388-5325.
RECYCLING

Trash Bin Blue Clear

YES
- Glass Containers
- Aluminum & Metal Cans
- Clean Cardboard
- All Hard Plastics #1 thru #7
- Paper/Junk Mail
- Newspaper/Magazines

NO
- Styrofoam
- Plastic Bags
- Greasy or Waxed Cardboard
- Film Plastic or Shrink Wrap


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YARD WASTE

Trash Bin Tan Clear

YES
- Leaves/Grass
- Plants/Flowers
- Scrap Lumber
- Small Branches
- Yard Trimmings

NO
- Recyclables
- Dirt/Rocks
- Manure
- Garden Hoses
- Trash/Flower Pots
- Yucca/Palm/Ice Plant

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TRASH

Trash Bin Green Clear

YES
All Remaining Trash 
After Recycling & Yard Waste

NO
- Hazardous Waste
- Tires
- Batteries
- Televisions or Computer Monitors
- Oil or Paints
- Fluorescent Light Tubes and Bulbs
- Medical Needles and Sharps




CURBSIDE RECYCLING COLLECTION
Recyclable material can be placed in the blue container(s) in any order, there is no need to sort them by type. If residents randomly generate excess recyclable material that does not fit inside the recycle container(s), they are advised to flatten, stack, bundle cardboard boxes and place them adjacent to the recycle container(s) or place other excess recyclables in paper bags or closed cardboard boxes, curbside on collection day, adjacent to the recycle container. Please call E.J. Harrison and Sons at (805) 647-1414 to notify them that there will be extra recyclables to be picked up.  To request an additional permanent recycle container, please call the City’s utilities division at (805) 388-5325

CURBSIDE TRASH COLLECTION
All trash can be placed in the trash container(s). If residents randomly generate excess trash that does not fit in the trash container(s),they are advised to purchase extra trash service tag(s) at City Hall  601 Carmen Drive—$5 per tag.  The extra trash must be put in a plastic trash bag with the service tag clearly attached to the bag. Trash bag(s) should be placed curbside on collection day, adjacent to the trash container. If residents require a permanent additional trash container, residents may call the City’s utilities division at (805) 388-5325 to request a change in service level.

REFUSE BIN RENTAL
Bins and large roll-off containers ranging in size from 3- to 40-cubic yards may be rented for those big clean-up projects. Call E.J. Harrison and Sons at (805) 647-1414 to arrange for bin rental. Harrison bills customers directly for these services.

To start residential trash service or to cancel service, please call the City's utilities division at (805) 388-5325.

For all of your household hazardous waste, electronic waste, and other recycling questions, please call the City's solid waste divsion at (805) 388-5392

RESOURCES

GREEN BUSINESS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
Ventura County Green Business (VCGB) is a part of the California Green Business Network (CAGBN), whose mission is to assist businesses to operate sustainably as well as profitably. VCGB works with local government agencies to provide assistance to small-to-medium sized businesses who chose to go through the process of becoming Green Certified. To be certified, participants must be in compliance with all environmental regulations and meet program standards for saving water, conserving energy, preventing pollution, and minimizing waste. For more information, please visit https://vcenergy.org/services/businesses/ventura-county-green-business/.

COMPOST BIN OFFER
The City of Camarillo currently offers the “Earth Machine” compost bin to residents of the incorporated City of Camarillo. These bins are high quality, cost effective and practical with an 80-gallon capacity, measuring 33" in diameter and 33" tall and weighing 16 lbs. The cost to City residents is $45.73, limit of one bin per household. More Information HERE.

 
CAMARILLO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
Drop-off events are held the second consecutive Friday and Saturday of every month. For an appointment please call: (805) 987-0717, or schedule ONLINE

No Drugs Down The Drain

TIPS TO REDUCE WASTE:
Information on how you can reduce waste at Home, Business, or School including holiday waste, yard/garden waste, and help to set up and operate a successful waste reduction program in your business, office, or locality.
www.calrecycle.ca.gov

For information on how to reduce unwanted mail please visit: 
Reduce Unwanted Mail