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Cuál es mi Día de recolección
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Featured news:

Free Document
Shredding Event

Saturday October 7th
from 9:00-12:00
Veteran’s Memorial Stadium
Parking Lot
5000 E. Lew Davis St.

The City of Long Beach is hosting a free shredding event to help residents securely dispose of confidential documents.

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Document Shredding Event

Saturday, March 10, 2018
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

The City of Long Beach is hosting a free shredding event to help residents securely dispose of confidential documents.


Hazardous Waste
Collection Events

Saturday March 10th, 2018
Saturday March 24th, 2018

9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m

The City of Long Beach partnered with public/private agencies to open a local and permanent Environmental Collection Center for disposing of household, universal and electronic wastes. Events are normally scheduled the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.

EDCO Recycling and Transfer Collection Center
2755 California Avenue, Signal Hill, CA 90755

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Click to watch composting video

FREE Compost &
Vermicompost Workshops

Workshops are presented on the third Saturday of every month.

Next available workshop:
Saturday, March 17, 2018
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
2929 E. Willow Street, Long Beach

Register HERE or call (562) 570-4694

  Purchase discounted bins from the City  

Click to watch composting videoTaller gratuito de compostaje y lombricompostaj

El Taller de compostaje de la ciudad, enseñado en español.

Sabado, 7 de Abril, 2018
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Long Beach Oficina de Servicios Ambientales
2929 E. Willow Street, Long Beach

Registrar aquí o llame al (562) 570-4695.


Holiday Schedule for Monday, May 28th

Memorial Day

On Monday, May 28th:

  • Street sweeping and associated parking control will not occur.
  • Parking meters will be enforced unless the meter states "Except on Holidays”.
  • Refuse and recycling collection will occur as normal.


What's your Refuse/Recycling
pickup day?

Click LOAD MAPIT, then enter your address (blue box on the right). You'll find your trash day under "Location Information" along with a number of City Services: police, fire City Government and more.

Cuále tu dia de colección de basura/reciclaje

Haga clicv en CARGAR MAPIT, luego ingrese s fsu dirección (cuadro azul a la derecha). Encontrará su día de basura en "Información de ubicación" junto con una serie de Servicios de la Ciuda gd: policía, gobierno de la ciudad de los bomberos y más.

 Cargar mapa

Recycle Used Tires &
E-Waste at Three Locations

Used tires and e-waste are accepted at our monthly HHW collection event (2nd and 4th Saturdays) or at two LB Conservation Corp. locations on the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month, FREE of charge.

  • 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month
    EDCO Recycling and Transfer 
    Collection Center
    2755 California Ave.
    Signal Hill 90755

  • 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month
    Conservation Corp of Long Beach
    340 Nieto Ave.
    Long Beach 90814

  • 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month
    CCLB Environmental 
    Education Center
    3251 E. 19th St.
    Signal Hill 90755

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Interactive Map

Ever wondered where you can take used motor oil and filters, batteries, cell phones, recyclables or other types of waste? Check out our interactive map to find a drop-off point near you.


Recycle Your Paint (free)

Recycling unused and leftover paint is now easier and more convenient. Residents can drop off paints, stains, varnishes and more at these participating Long Beach stores:

  • Vista Paint
  • Sherwin Williams
  • Dunn-Edwards
Tote f or a Litter-free LB

Retailers in Long Beach no longer distribute plastic bags. Customers are encouraged to bring reusable bags to help reduce litter on our streets and preserve landfill space.

Take our brief survey
Additional Efforts:

Visit litterfreeLB.org to get involved in local clean-up events and other efforts to make Long Beach Litter-free.


Are you a Long Beach business manufacturing with recycled materials? We offer benefits just for you.


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