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Living Recycling and Conservation Greenwaste

The City provides all curbside customers with automated 90 gallon "GREEN" greenwaste collection containers.

  • GREENWASTE comprises about 40% of the waste generated by Beverly Hills residents.
  • To meet state-mandated reduction goals, all curbside collection customers are required to separate all greenwaste.

Please be sure to follow these instructions:

(Single-Family Residents with Alley Collections, please refer to additional information following these instructions)

What may I place in my city-issued 90-gallon "green" greenwaste container?

  • Grass clippings
  • Tree trimmings
  • Leaves and brush weeds
  • Food Waste

What may not be placed in my "green" greenwaste container?

  • NO trash
  • NO recyclable materials
  • NO plastic bags
  • NO animal waste
  • NO dirt
  • NO bulky items
  • NO electronics (e-waste)
  • NO hazardous waste

Please remember to:

  • CUT BRUSH into 3-foot lengths
  • DO NOT OVERFILL the "GREEN" container
  • Do not leave any greenwaste or waste outside the container
  • Place ALL TRASH in your "BLACK" OR "GRAY" container
  • Keep greenwaste bin clean

Further instructions for single-family residents north of Santa Monica Blvd with alley collections:

Remember on Collection Day:

  • All alley greenwaste containers must be placed on the same side as the other alley containers
  • All greenwaste containers must be put out before 7:00 a.m. on your collection day and put back on your property by the following day.

The Solid Waste Division works on all holidays with the exception of:

  • New Year's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas