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Recycle Your Christmas Tree
Curbside collection instructions and drop off locations.
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Treated Wood Waste Disposal
As of January 1, 2021, waste haulers in the County of Marin cannot accept treated wood waste at their facilities, in their debris boxes, or garbage, recycling, or composting bins as treated wood is now considered hazardous waste.
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Residential Recycling Pickup Schedule
Is it a Container Cart week or Paper Cart week?
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Collection Services


Collection service for residential dwellings.


Collection service for apartments or multifamily dwellings with four or more units.


Collection service for businesses, schools, organizations, and government agencies.


Debris Boxes

Rent debris boxes (dumpsters) for demolition, construction, and home cleanup projects.

Storage Containers

Secure and portable storage container rentals for job sites or temporary home storage.

Portable Toilets

Rent porta potties for events or construction sites in Marin and the greater Bay Area.

What Goes Where Tool

What Goes Where?

Not sure how to properly dispose of something? Search our What Goes Where tool to find out if material can be reused, recycled, composted, or disposed of in your trash.

Need a Porta Potty?

We offer a variety of portable toilets or “porta potty” rentals for Marin County, San Francisco, and beyond.

Contamination Notices

Did you get a contamination notice because you put the wrong material in your recycling cart?

Dual Stream Recycling Pickup Schedule

Is it a container or paper recycling week? View our residential alternating week recycling pickup schedule.

Why Recycling Right Matters

Good intentions are wasted when the wrong materials are
put in your recyling and compost carts.

COVID-19 Updates

We are working as usual!

The health and well-being of our employees, customers and community is a priority for Mill Valley Refuse Service during these challenging times. Please read our tips and service reminders.

News & Events

Zero Waste Marin Reuse Article

In 2021, Re-Solve to Re-Home

You sort and recycle, compost your food scraps and avoid plastic bags. That’s great! Moving to zero waste also means making sure that the stuff you no longer want gets used by someone else, and that we all buy less

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Treated Wood Disposal

Treated Wood Waste Disposal

The alternative management standard (AMS), which allows waste haulers to accept treated wood waste (TWW) from residential and commercial customers, expired on December 31, 2020. As of January 1, 2021, waste haulers in the County of Marin cannot accept TWW at

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What is a Zero Waste Lifestyle?

One philosophy that has gained a huge following is the zero waste movement. At the individual level, the definition of zero waste is sending as little garbage to a landfill or incinerator as possible. In the bigger picture, a zero

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