Residential Curbside Refuse and Recycling

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Residential Curbside Service Information

As part of the City of Chino's weekly refuse service, each single-family residence receives three 96-gallon wheeled carts: one with a black lid for trash only, one with a gray lid for recyclables, and one with a green lid for green waste.

Trash Container (Black Lid)
Non-recyclables or non-green waste materials should be placed in the Trash Container.  This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Food Wrappers
  • Food Waste
  • Milk cartons and waxed cardboard
  • Soiled or wet paper
  • Tissues, paper plates and paper towels
  • Scrap metal
  • Mirrors or window glass
  • China, ceramics, drinking glasses or mugs
  • Pyrex-type glass
  • Plastic bags
  • Diapers
  • Unusable clothing and shoes

Recycling Container (Gray Lid)
The following types of materials should be placed in your Recycling Container:

  • Aluminum and tin cans
  • Aerosol cans (must be empty)
  • Cardboard - including tubes and cereal/pizza boxes
  • Clothes hangers
  • Paper - including computer and ledger paper, junk mail, newspaper, magazines, brochures, books and wrapping paper
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Plastic containers #1 = #7

Green Waste Container (Green Lid)
The following types of materials should be placed in your Green Waste container:

  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves
  • Brush
  • Shrubbery prunings
  • Cuttings
  • Tree trimmings
  • Tree limbs sized to fit the cart

NOTE:  Do not include cactus or palm fronds or palm trunks.  Place these items in your regular trash.

Please Remember to:

  • Roll your carts into the street and place them against the curb with the handles facing your home.  Place carts at least two feet apart from other carts and objects.
  • Place all waste in the appropriate container and close the lid.
  • Trash, recyclables and greenwaste not placed in carts will not be picked up.
  • Place your carts at the curb by 6:00 am on your collection day.  Emptied carts must be removed from curbside after pick-up. 

Holiday Schedule
Waste collection does not occur on the following days:
    New Year's Day
    Memorial Day
    Fourth of July
    Labor Day
    Thanksgiving Day
    Christmas Day

When the Holiday falls on a weekday, collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week.  If a Holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, there will be no delays.

Billing Services
The City of Chino will bill you for your residential trash services.  For questions regarding your bill, please contact the City of Chino, Utility Billing at (909) 334-3264.  

Temporary Dumpster and Bin Service
For large clean-up jobs or construction projects at your home, residents may rent a temporary dumpster or roll-off bin for a fee.  To schedule this service, please contact Waste Management at (800) 423-9986.  

Used Oil Disposal
With advance notice only
, residents may place up to five (5) gallons of used motor oil at curbside on their regular trash collection day or take your used oil to a Certified Used Oil Center in the City.  You must contact Waste Management prior to placing the oil out for pick-up at (800) 423-9986.  Please request a free oil container from Waste Management or place the used oil in a tightly closed, clear plastic container such as a milk or water jug.

Christmas Tree Recycling
Waste Management will collect and recycle Christmas trees for the first two weeks following the Christmas holiday on your regular collection day. Trees taller than six feet must be cut in half. Please remove all decorations including tinsel, lights, ornaments and tree stands. Flocked trees will be collected but cannot be recycled.

Bulky Item Collection (Special Pick-Up)
For bulky items that don’t fit in the provided trash container, residents can receive three special pick-ups per year at no additional cost. Contact Waste Management at least 24 hours in advance of your regular collection day to schedule your items for pick up at (800) 423-9986.

For more information, please call the City of Chino at (909) 334-3427, Waste Management at (800) 423-9986 or visit Waste Management-Chino.