Commercial Solid Waste Disposal & Recycling
Garbage and Recycling Collection Services
Solid waste service providers are determined by zoning use. All commercial business customers with four (4) or more cubic yards of weekly garbage service are required to subscribe to recycling services. See accepted recyclable materials.
For Properties Zoned for Commercial or Institutional Uses
Mission Trail Waste Systems is the exclusive franchise hauler for businesses at properties zoned Commercial or Institutional. The City sets the rates for both garbage and recycling services. Mission Trail Waste Systems provides commercial business customers with up to 96 gallons of recycling per week at no charge. For questions, contact Mission Trail Waste Systems at (408) 727-5365.
Debris Bins for Commercial and Instituational Properties
Debris bins for large amounts of excess waste can be ordered from Mission Trail Waste Systems through the City of Santa Clara Utility Customer Service.To request a debris bin you must fill out the form in person at City Hall, or have access to a fax machine in order to receive and deliver the paperwork. For prices, bin dimensions, and instructions on how to order, click here.
For Properties Zoned for Industrial Uses
The City maintains agreements with multiple non-exclusive franchise haulers to provide service to businesses at properties zoned for Industrial use. The haulers set the rates and do the billing.
Non-Exclusive Franchise Hauler List
Debris Bins for Industrial Properties
Debris bins for large amounts of excess waste can be ordered from any of the following haulers:
| Mission Trail Waste Systems
| Green Waste Recovery
| Recology South Bay
| Republic Services of Santa Clara
| Valley Recycling
| Ferma Corporation
| Premier Recycle
| Pacific Coast Recycling
Handling and Storing Hazardous Materials
Visit the Fire Department Webpage or call (408) 615-4900.
Hazardous Waste Disposal
Visit the Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Health webpage or call (408) 918-3400.
Phone: (408) 615-3080
Fax: (408) 988-0237
U.S. Postal Mail:
Street Corporation Yard
1700 Walsh Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050