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Recolección de residuos 

 

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Coming up: Featured news:
Next Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
Saturday, October 11th
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The City of Long Beach partnered with public/private agencies to open a local and permanent Environmental Collection Center for disposing of household, universal and electronic wastes.
Open 2nd Saturday of every month.

EDCO Recycling and Transfer Collection Center
2755 California Avenue, Signal Hill, CA 90755

Recycling is Everyone’s Business

Did you know that commercial and multi-family properties in Long Beach must recycle? Property owners can take our survey to help us provide cost effective compliance tips.

 TAKE SURVEY         |           DETAILS
NEW SCHEDULE for Compost & Vermicompost Workshops
Next available workshop:
Saturday, October 18, 2014
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
2929 E. Willow Street

Register HERE or call (562) 570-4694

There will be NO WORKSHOPS in July, September or November of 2014. Download our handy workshop calendar for the remainder of 2014.

 
  Purchase discounted bins from the City   
LB EcoGuide 2013-2014
is now online!

An annual overview of environmental programs and suggestions that make eco-friendly living in Long Beach easy.

  ENGLISH     |      ESPAÑOL

Interactive Map

Ever wondered where you can take used motor oil and filters, batteries, cell phones, recyclables or other types of waste? Check out our new, interactive map.

 INTERACTIVE MAP

Recycle Used Tires
Saturday,
November 8, 2014
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Used tires will only be accepted from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at these three e-waste and household hazardous waste collection events.

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Saturday, June 13, 2015

Five tires maximum per vehicle, no rims and no businesses.

Where?
EDCO Recycling and Transfer Environmental Collection Center
2755 California Avenue, Signal Hill, CA 90755

  FLYER       |      ESPAÑOL

Tote for a Litter-free LB

Retailers in Long Beach no longer distribute plastic bags. Customers are encouraged to bring reusable bags to help reduce litter on our streets and preserve landfill space.

 DETAILS

Free:
No More Junk Mail Kits

Tired of credit card offers, endless catalogs and unwanted coupons? Long Beach, CA residents can order a free junk-mail kit to help reduce junk mail and preserve our planet's resources.

 ONLINE VERSION  ORDER HERE

 
Read Your Parking Meter. Thursday, November 27th is Thanksgiving Day

Parking meters and time zones that state “Except on Holidays” will NOT be enforced on Monday, November 27th. Refuse and Recycling WILL be collected on its normal schedule.

 DETAILS
 

 
 
 
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Additional Efforts:

Visit litterfreeLB.org to get involved in local clean-up events and other efforts to make Long Beach Litter-free.

 EVENT SCHEDULE

Are you a Long Beach business manufacturing with recycled materials? We offer benefits just for you.

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Abandoned carts are a nuisance and they can be dangerous, too. Find out what can be done about this neighborhood problem.

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