WASTE MANAGEMENT is the solid waste service provider for the City of Auburn. Our collection crews look forward to providing you with the best service in the industry today.
CALL AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO TRASH DAY FOR LARGE ITEM COLLECTION.
Items We Do Not Collect:
Gasoline and Automotive Oil
Car and Truck Parts/Engines
Yard Waste Mixed with Trash
Cyclone Fencing/Railroad Ties
Our collection crews look forward to providing you with the best service in the industry today.
Recycling material is picked up every OTHER week on Wednesday.
Curbside Recycling Guidelines:
Telephone Books – Must be placed in the recycle bin or with newspaper.
Glossy Magazines & Catalogs – Bundle several at a time with string or strong rubber band. Stuff as many as you can in a boxboard box and place in or on top of recycle bin for collection.
Boxboard – Cereal Boxes, shoe boxes, and similar type material. Stuff as many at a time in a boxboard box or brown paper bag and place in or on top of recycle bin.
Newspaper & Glossy Inserts – Place in brown paper bag or tuck to one side of the recycling bin.
Corrugated Cardboard – Fold or cut and place in separate brown paper bag or bundle in 2 foot by 2 foot wide bundles. Place next to recycle bin.
Glass Bottles & Jars – Clear, green and brown glass bottles and jars ONLY.
– Rinse and TAKE LIDS OFF
– Labels are OK
– No ceramic, window glass, broken glass or drinking glasses.
– (Bottles and jars only)
Plastic Bottles & Containers with symbols 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7 (look on the bottom)
Rinse and throw lids in trash – Labels are OK
Metal Cans – Tin, steel and aluminum cans, lids OFF and place inside of the can. Rinse, labels are OK
Latex Paint – Fill the can with kitty litter, leave the lid off the can(s) and allow paint to dry. Cans will be picked up at the curb only after the paint is dry
Empty Aerosol Cans – Must be empty, remove plastic lid and nozzle if possible