Find your schedule for trash, recycling and bulk trash & green organics service.
Zero Waste Day is Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016
Recycle your plastic bags and wrap, electronics, appliances, building materials, automobile tires, scrap metal, clothing, furniture, household items, books, automotive products and documents for secure shredding. You must show proof of Tempe residency through a driver's license or utility bill.
When: Saturday, November 12, 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Where: Tempe Fire Training Facility, 1340 East University Dr. (directly north of Household Products Collection Center)
For a comprehensive list of what we will take and what we won’t, please visit www.tempe.gov/zerowaste.
Bulk Trash and Green Organics Schedule
Your curbside or alley Green Organics collection returns in July and August. Click here for more information on the program and follow the links below for your collection schedule. By participating in the program, you're closing the loop on this waste stream and helping to create nutrient-rich compost that is used at city parks, community gardens and given away to residents.
Free compost now available to Tempe residents by appointment
Need some compost right away? Now you don't need to wait until the next giveaway or Zero Waste Day. Tempe residents can pick up free compost by scheduling an appointment on Monday-Friday, between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Please call 480-350-4311 to schedule an appointment. A current Tempe utility bill and identification are required. Please bring your own bag, truck or trailer. Staff will be on hand to assist with loading.