Trash and Recycling
City Customer Service
(805) 388-5325

City Recycling
(805) 388-5392

E.J. Harrison & Sons
(805) 647-1414

HHW Appointments
(Household Hazardous Waste)
(805) 987-0717

TRASH & RECYCLING

E.J. Harrison & Sons (contracted through the City of Camarillo) 
(805) 647-1414 Special Pickups, Bulky Items, Missed Pickups, Commercial Service, Residential Outside of City Limits, Complaints

City of Camarillo, Customer Service
(805) 388-5325  Billing Questions, Barrel Exchange, Start/Cancel Service
RECYCLING

Trash Bin Blue Clear

YES
- Glass Containers
- Aluminum & Metal Cans
- Clean Cardboard
- All Hard Plastics #1 thru #7
- Paper/Junk Mail
- Newspaper/Magazines

NO
- Styrofoam
- Plastic Bags
- Greasy or Waxed Cardboard
- Film Plastic or Shrink Wrap


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YARD WASTE

Trash Bin Tan Clear

YES
- Leaves/Grass
- Plants/Flowers
- Scrap Lumber
- Small Branches
- Yard Trimmings

NO
- Recyclables
- Dirt/Rocks
- Manure
- Garden Hoses
- Trash/Flower Pots
- Yucca/Palm/Ice Plant

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REFUSE

Trash Bin Green Clear

YES
All Remaining Trash 
After Recycling & Yard Waste

NO
- Hazardous Waste
- Tires
- Batteries
- Televisions or Computer Monitors
- Oil or Paints
- Fluorescent Light Tubes and Bulbs
- Medical Needles and Sharps




CURBSIDE RECYCLING COLLECTION
Recyclable material can be placed in the blue container(s) in any order, there is no need to sort them by type. If residents randomly generate excess recyclable material that does not fit in the blue recycle container(s), they are advised to flatten and bundle cardboard boxes if they don’t fit in the blue container(s) and stack/bundle them adjacent to the blue barrel, and place other excess recyclables in paper bags or closed cardboard boxes, curbside on collection day, adjacent to their recycle barrel. Please call EJ Harrison and Sons at (805) 647-1414 to notify them that there will be extra recyclables to be picked up.  If residents require a permanent additional blue recycle container, they may call the City’s Utilities Division at (805) 388-5325 to request an additional container. 

CURBSIDE TRASH COLLECTION
All trash can be placed in the green trash container(s). If residents randomly generate excess trash that does not fit in the trash container(s),they are advised to purchase extra trash service tag(s) at City Hall  601 Carmen Drive—$5 per tag.  The extra trash must be put in a plastic trash bag with the service tag clearly attached to the bag. Trash bag(s) should be placed curbside on collection day, adjacent to their trash container. If residents require a permanent additional trash container, residents may call the City’s Utilities Division at (805) 388-5325 to request a change in service level.

REFUSE BIN RENTAL
Bins and large roll-off containers ranging in size from 3- to 40-cubic yards may be rented for those big clean-up projects. Call E.J. Harrison at 647-1414 to arrange for bin rental. Harrison will bill you directly for these services.

City of Camarillo Customer Service   Ph. (805) 388-5325  (To start residential trash service or to cancel service)
For all of your Refuse, House Hazardous Waste, Electronic Waste, and Recycling needs please contact City of Camarillo Recycling Coordinator weekdays from 8 AM to 5 PM at (805) 388-5392. 

RESOURCES

GREEN BUSINESS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
Ventura County Green Business (VCGB) is a part of the California Green Business Network (CAGBN), whose mission is to assist businesses to operate sustainably as well as profitably. VCGB works with local government agencies to provide assistance to small-to-medium sized businesses who chose to go through the process of becoming Green Certified. To be certified, participants must be in compliance with all environmental regulations and meet program standards for saving water, conserving energy, preventing pollution, and minimizing waste. For more information, please visit https://vcenergy.org/services/businesses/ventura-county-green-business/.

COMPOST BIN OFFER
The City of Camarillo currently offers the “Earth Machine” compost bin to residents of the incorporated City of Camarillo. These bins are high quality, cost effective and practical with an 80-gallon capacity, measuring 33" in diameter and 33" tall and weighing 16 lbs. The cost to City residents is $45.73, limit of one bin per household. More Information HERE.

 
CAMARILLO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
Drop-off events are held the second consecutive Friday and Saturday of every month. For an appointment please call: (805) 987-0717, or schedule ONLINE. 

TIPS TO REDUCE WASTE:
Information on how you can reduce waste at Home, Business, or School including holiday waste, yard/garden waste, and help to set up and operate a successful waste reduction program in your business, office, or locality. 
www.ciwmb.ca.gov 

For information on how to reduce unwanted mail please visit: 
Reduce Unwanted Mail