Contact Us

(415) 457-9760 Mill Valley Refuse Service 112 Front Street San Rafael, CA 94901

Let's Talk Trash

This is where we post news and information about our services, our community and our environment.


Recycling Plastic Bottles: Cap on or Off?

Things have changed! Recycling your plastic bottles just got a little easier.

Continue reading…

How NOT to Load Your Cans

Follow these guidelines to make sure your yard waste and recycling are picked up.

Continue reading…

Have you visited

A guide to Marin resources for environmentally sound products and practices.

Continue reading…

New Rates for Service as of July 1, 2014

An explanation of new rates for Mill Valley Refuse customers.

Continue reading…

What Marin’s Single-Use Bag Ordinance Means to You

Find out which towns have adopted Marin's Single-Use-Bag Ordinance and why.

Continue reading…

“Environment Now” Program Trains Hard-to-Hire Workers for Green Jobs

 San Francisco program helps educate businesses on composting, recycling and waste reduction.

Continue reading…

3 Ways to Produce Less Garbage

Simple things you can do to reduce the amount of waste going into our landfills.

Continue reading…

Art Exhibit Tells the Story of Plastic Pollution

Exhibit by the 5 Gyres Project tells the alarming story of people and animals around the globe impacted by plastic debris.

Continue reading…

A Zero Waste Home in Mill Valley

Local family gains international attention for living a true zero waste lifestyle.

Continue reading…

19-Year-Old Inventor Devises Ocean Cleanup Array

In this TEDx talk, a teenager describes how to remove nearly 20 billion tons of plastic waste from our oceans.

Continue reading…