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San Joaquin

San Joaquin

Residential & Commercial Services

Please contact San Joaquin Community Service District for all changes to service levels or special services

559-693-4311.

Collection Services

Residential/Cart Containers: 6:00 AM – 5:00 PM

  • Containers must have closed lids
  • Containers must have clear access
  • To ensure service, set carts at least 3 feet apart

Commercial / Industrial Bins: 5:00 AM – 5:00 PM

  • Containers must have closed lids
  • Containers must have clear access

Mid Valley Disposal is closed in observance of the following federal holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas

If one of these holidays fall on Monday to Friday, collection services will be delayed one day the remainder of that week.

The TRASH container is for non-recyclable trash such as Styrofoam, clothes, shoes, plastic bags, bathroom waste, diapers, aluminum/tin foil, chip bags, candy bar wrappers, cigarette butts, disposable gloves, foam to-go containers and cups, juice pouches, packaging peanuts, palm fronds, pet waste, succulents and cacti, yucca leaves, 5-gallon buckets, hose/rope and other solid waste materials considered to be no longer of use. 

The RECYCLING container is for the collection of commingled recyclables such as mixed paper clean/flat cardboard, aluminum & tin cans, glass jars & bottles, recyclable plastics #1 #2 # 5 bottles & containers.  DO NOT PUT NO FOOD WASTE, LIQUIDS, ORGANICS, PACKAGING PEANUTS, PET WASTE, TRASH, OR YARD TRIMMINGS.

The ORGANICS container is for collection of green waste including plant matter, tree trimmings, and yard trimmings, breads & grains, untreated wood, pasta & rice, fruits, vegetables, eggs shells, nutshells, food soiled paper, soiled cardboard, cooked meat/poultry/fish. NO BUILDING MATERIALS; CACTI, SUCCULENTS, or YUCCA; CONCRETE; DIRT; PALM FRONDS; PET WASTE; SAND; STONES; TRASH; OR TREE TRIMMINGS (LARGER THAN 4 INCHES IN DIAMETER OR 4 FEET IN LENGTH).

Please visit our Recycling Education page for more information on what to put in each container.

DO NOT PLACE IN CONTAINERS:

State law prohibits the disposal of hazardous material into your containers. For proper disposal options, visit your county’s website.

 We also ask that you do not place bulky items, construction debris, electronic waste, or automotive parts in your containers. For bulky items disposal options, click here go to intake form

The following is a list of items you should not place in your container:

  • Automotive Parts
  • Batteries
  • Cleaning Products
  • Construction & Demolition Waste
  • Fluorescent Light Bulbs or Tubes
  • Electronic Waste
  • LED Lights
  • Medical Waste
  • Paints, Solvents, and Thinners
  • Pesticides or Herbicides
  • Pharmaceuticals/Over–the-Counter Medicines
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Radiological Waste
  • Syringes or Sharps
  • Thermometers
  • Thermostats
  • Used Motor Oil 

DO NOT DISPOSE OF HOT ASHES IN DISPOSAL CONTAINERS

Residential customers can drop off garbage at a designated location up to Two (2) times per calendar year- 1 spring event and 1 fall event. Limited to single family residences and multiple family dwelling service recipients.

Natural holiday trees are 100% recyclable! 
Tips to ensure your tree is properly collected:

  • Remove stands, ornaments, lights, and tinsel.
  • Cut up your tree in half, or thirds, and place it in your yard waste container(s).
  • Trees with flocking or fire retardants ARE NOT acceptable.

Electronics can include those devices that utilize electrical wiring, plug into an electric outlet, or take a battery or light bulb. Examples include (but are not limited to): computers and accessories, circuit boards, extension cords, flashlights, microwaves, phones, stereos, and televisions. To arrange for a pickup, click here

Waste material generated during the construction, renovation or demolition of a building or structure cannot be placed in your curbside containers. California law requires that all nonhazardous construction and demolition waste be recycled and/or salvaged for reuse. The most common materials are: concrete, dirt, wood, drywall, asphalt shingles, and asphalt pavement. Mid Valley Disposal has roll-off bins in a variety of sizes to fit your construction and demolition disposal needs. To arrange for delivery of a roll off, click here.

Click here for more information on SB1383.

Click here to visit our Edible Food Recovery page

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