Container sizes that are available to commercial businesses include: 65-, 95- and 300-gallon containers and 2, 3, and 4-cubic-yard bins for refuse. The fee varies according to the frequency of service, and the number and size of containers that are being serviced.
COMMINGLED RECYCLING SERVICES
The Resource Recovery & Recycling Division will provide commingled recycle containers to Santa Monica commercial customers. These may be collected daily, if necessary, from the area of regular collection service. There is no additional charge for commingled recycle containers for commercial businesses.
EXTRA RECYCLING COLLECTION CONTAINERS
There is no additional charge for extra recycling containers. If you have more recyclable materials than your containers can hold, please contact the Resource Recovery & Recycling Division by calling (866) 311-7266 to obtain more containers for your materials.
FOOD WASTE RECYCLING
The Resource Recovery & Recycling Division provides food waste recycling containers, at no additional charge, to restaurants that have city refuse collection service. Participants are required to separate all organic waste and place it into special containers provided by the city.
The Resource Recovery & Recycling Division provides extra collection services to businesses with city collection refuse service for an additional cost. Charges will be assessed depending on the number of additional collection container(s).
Trash pickup does not occur on the days below. Please note: Whenever a designated holiday falls on a Saturday, it shall be celebrated on the immediately preceding Friday. Whenever a designated holiday falls on a Sunday, it shall be celebrated on the immediately following Monday.
- New Year's Day
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day (third Monday of January)
- Presidents’ Day (third Monday of February)
- Cesar Chavez Day (observed last Monday of March)
- Memorial Day (last Monday of May)
- Independence Day
- Labor Day (first Monday of September)
- Thanksgiving Day (fourth Thursday of November)
- The Friday immediately after Thanksgiving
- Christmas Eve
- New Year’s Eve