Orange County Recycling Programs

Cities of Orange County Recycling Programs

Your city has numerous recycling programs that can help you make easy waste reduction efforts at home. Individual cities offer recycling and e-waste drives, sharps participation and more. Click on your city to see what programs are offered and to reach a recycling coordinator in your area:

CITY INCORPORATED/ UNINCORPORATED AREA RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM TYPE
Aliso Viejo Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and green waste in separate carts. Waste collected from multi-family communities are sorted for recycling.
Anaheim Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place mixed recyclables, trash & yard waste in separate carts.
Anaheim Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place mixed recyclables, trash & yard waste in separate carts.
Brea Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Buena Park Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
Costa Mesa Incorporated District provides containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
Coto de Caza Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Cowan Heights Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Cowan Ranch Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Cypress Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts.
Dana Point Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
El Modena Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Emerald Bay Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Foothill Trabuco Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Fountain Valley Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
Fullerton Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility. Manual yard waste collection.
Fullerton Unincorporated Residents use own containers for regular trash. Hauler-provided cart for recyclables. Manual yard waste collection.
Garden Grove Incorporated It depends on resident location, Midway City Sanitation has 2 cart system and GG Disposal has 3 cart system.
Huntington Beach Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recover Facility.
Irvine Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and green waste in separate carts. Waste collected from multi-family communities are sorted for recycling.
Irvine Coast Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
La Habra Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts.
La Habra Unincorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts.
La Palma Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
Ladera Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Laguna Beach Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Laguna Hills Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Laguna Laurel Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Laguna Niguel Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts. Manual yard waste collection.
Laguna Woods Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place trash and newspaper in separate carts.
Lake Forest Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Las Flores Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Los Alamitos Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts.
Lemon Heights Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Midway City Sanitary District Unincorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts.
Mission Viejo Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Modjeska Canyon Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Newport Beach Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
North Tustin Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Olive Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Orange Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place mixed recyclables, trash & yard waste in separate carts.
Orange Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place mixed recyclables, trash & yard waste in separate carts.
Orange Park Acres Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Panorama Heights Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Placentia Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Placentia Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Rancho Santa Margarita Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Rossmoor Unincorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
San Clemente Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts. Manual yard waste collection.
San Juan Capistrano Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, yard waste, and trash in separate carts.
San Joaquin Hills Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Santa Ana Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, yard waste, and trash in separate carts.
Santa Ana Heights Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Seal Beach Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Silverado Canyon Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Stanton Incorporated Residents use own containers. Sorting is done at a Material Recovery Facility.
Stanton Unincorporated Residents use own containers for regular trash. Hauler-provided cart for recyclables.
Sunset Beach Unincorporated Multi-family bins only.
Trabuco Canyon Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Tustin Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Villa Park Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Westminster Incorporated 2 cart system. Residents place recyclables and trash in separate carts.
Yorba Linda Incorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.
Yorba Linda Unincorporated 3 cart system. Residents place recyclables, trash, and yard waste in separate carts.