Trash & Recycling Collection

Weekly trash and recycling collection is required in the City of Poway. All trash and recycling collection services are provided by EDCO Disposal. The contract is managed by the Public Works Department. Please contact EDCO at 858-748-7769 to establish weekly service.


Business - Current Trash Rates
Commercial & Industrial Rates



Mandatory Commercial Recycling
Explanation of mandatory commercial recycling laws, AB341 and AB1826, in the State of California.


Residential - Current Trash Rates

Residential Services
(partial listing)
Rates
(effective 9/1/15) 
35-gallon waste cart, unlimited recyclables, and yard waste - billed to occupant
 $14.62/month
95-gallon waste cart, unlimited recyclables, and yard waste - billed to occupant
 $21.16/month
35-gallon waste cart, unlimited recyclables, and yard waste - billed to HOA
 $14.09/month
95-gallon waste cart, unlimited recyclables, and yard waste - billed to HOA
 $20.59/month
Special on-call pickup of bulky items (furniture, appliances, etc.)
 $15.12/item
Surcharge of special on-call pickup of refrigerator or other appliances that requires special handling due to freon or similar contaminants
 $30.28/item)
Additional waste cart
 $3.78/month
Additional 64-gallon recycling cart
 No Charge

For additional rate information, please call EDCO Disposal at 858-748-7769.

Now accepted with recyclables:
 - cartons, polystyrene foam labeled recycle code 6
 - all rigid plastics labeled recycle code 3 through recycle code 7
Learn more!

Single Stream Recycling
Recycling Video Picture
Learn about EDCO's Single Stream Recycling by watching their video.