SOLID WASTE & RECYCLINGRecycling Program

Yucaipa residents are provided a 90 gallon BLUE barrel for recyclable materials and a 60 or 90 gallon GREEN barrel is to be used for green waste material.  Additional recycling barrels are available upon request for an additional monthly fee per barrel.

Place these recyclable items in your BLUE barrel:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum foil
  • Brochures
  • Computer paper
  • Cardboard
  • Catalogs
  • Glass bottles & jars
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Mixed paper
  • Newspaper
  • Paper tubes
  • Phone Books
  • #1 – #7 plastic containers
  • Plastic soda or water bottles
  • Styrafoam
  • Tissue boxes
  • Used envelopes
  • Place these items in your GREEN waste barrel:

    • Brush & shrub trimmings
    • Grass clippings
    • Prunings
  • Tree trimmings and clippings
  • Twigs & small branches
  • Weeds & leaves
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    Non-acceptable materials:

    • Animal waste
    • Bird of Paradise plants
    • Concrete
    • Cactus plants
    • Dirt & rock
    • Food waste
    • Palm fronds
    • Trash