Next Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
December 10, 2016
9 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. Open 2nd Saturday of every month.
EDCO Recycling and
Transfer Collection Center
2755 California Avenue,
Signal Hill, CA 90755
ESB supplies participating schools with classroom recycling containers, purple curbside recycling carts and bins for cardboard. In addition, ESB provides technical support (recycling and composting) to school staff and student green teams, as well as special in-school and PTA presentations.
94% of schools in Long Beach participate in curbside recycling
27 schools in Long Beach have on-campus composting programs
900 tons of recyclables are collected from Long Beach schools annually
Traveling Recycling Education Center (TREC)
ESB operates a Traveling Recycling Education Center (TREC) – a mobile classroom with interactive displays designed to teach 4th grade students important lessons about recycling, composting, litter abatement and the proper disposal of hazardous materials.
All TREC lessons align with California Content Standards and reinforce the concepts of personal responsibility and environmental stewardship. ESB provides 80 -100 TREC visits to LBUSD elementary schools each year.
Two Ways to Recycle Your Holiday Tree in LB
Free Drop-off Locations
Drop your tree off at one of 12 locations throughout the City.
December 26, 2016 to
January 6, 2017
Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday, January 7, 2017
If you have City refuse service, put your holiday tree out
where your trash is normally collected by 7 a.m. on January 7, and it
will be recycled.