Recycling and Solid Waste




Click here if you received an invite for the Pilot Curbside Green Organics Program.


Find your schedule for trash, recycling and bulk trash & green organics service. 


Bulk Trash and Green Organics Schedule

Click here for more information on the Bulk Trash and Green Organics 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.   

2017 Bulk Trash and Green Organics Full Schedule

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. 

01/21/2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
01/26/2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
02/15/2017 6:00 PM
03/15/2017 6:00 PM
04/19/2017 6:00 PM
05/17/2017 6:00 PM
06/21/2017 6:00 PM
07/19/2017 6:00 PM
08/16/2017 6:00 PM
09/20/2017 6:00 PM
10/18/2017 6:00 PM
11/15/2017 6:00 PM
12/20/2017 6:00 PM
01/17/2018 6:00 PM
02/21/2018 6:00 PM
03/21/2018 6:00 PM
04/18/2018 6:00 PM
05/16/2018 6:00 PM
06/20/2018 6:00 PM
07/18/2018 6:00 PM