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arrow Waste Resources of Gardena Residential Refuse Collection and Recycling Guide

Who to Contact for Trash and Recycling Collection Services:

Single Family Homes, Apartment Buildings, Condominiums and Townhouses
(2 to 4 Units): contact Waste Resources of Gardena at (310) 366-7600 or toll free at (888) 467-7600. The cost of your trash and recycling services will appear on your water bill.

Businesses and Apartment Buildings (5 Units and More): all customers needing service will use WRG (Waste Resources of Gardena) at (310) 366-7600. Businesses will be billed directly by the hauler.

Condominiums and Townhouse Associations (5 Units and More): all customers needing service will use WRG (Waste Resource of Gardena) at (310) 366-7600. Billing will be provided directly by the trash hauler.

Construction Debris and Other Building Materials Removal: WRG (Waste Resources of Gardena) is the only authorized hauler for construction/demolition/grading projects in the City of Gardena. If you are using any other hauler for any construction related project listed above, you may be subject to legal action and fines. WRG's customer service number is (310) 366-7600.


arrow Waste Resources - Commercial and Multi-Family Recycling Servicesarrow
Waste Resources of Gardena offers commercial recycling services for businesses and Mult-Family
properties within the City of Gardena. Waste Resources offers FREE on-stie evaluations aimed at
increasing recycling and reducing waste generated.
arrow Cal Max
A free service designed to help businesses find markets for nonhazardous materials they have traditionally discarded. CalMAX helps businesses, industries, and institutions save resources and money.
arrow Habitat for Humanity
Since 1976, Habitat has built more than 50,000 houses with families throughout the United States and another 100,000-plus houses in communities around the world.
arrow LaCoMax
LACoMAX is a free service designed to help residents, businesses, and organizations in Los Angeles County find markets for their industrial by-products, surplus materials, and other would-be discards.
arrow Smartbusiness Recycling
SmartBusiness Recycling website is designed to help businesses reduce the amount of trash they generate and throw away – practices that will save your company money, conserve landfill space, and protect the environment by conserving natural resources.

To LOCATE where HAZARDOUS WASTE can be dropped off, call (888) CLEAN-LA or visit

What can be put in your recycle bin

arrow Aluminum Cans
arrow Aluminum Foil
arrow Clean Plastic Containers #1 - #7
arrow Newspapers and Inserts
arrow Junk Mail
arrow Phone Books
arrow Cardboard (flattened)
arrow Clean Paper (all types except waxed)
arrow Steel Cans
arrow Glass Bottles and Jars
arrow Magazines
arrow Cereal Boxes (liners removed)
arrow Clean Plastic Bags and Film Plastic

What CANNOT be put in your recycle bin

arrow Scrap Metal
arrow Mirrors
arrow Light Bulbs
arrow Waxed Paper
arrow Ceramics
arrow Food
arrow Window or Safety Glass
arrow Construction Materials
arrow Contaminated Paper or Plastics
arrow Styrofoam

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