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Large Item Collection
It's easy & FREE to get rid of your junk
Residents in single-family homes can have large items (such as mattresses, sofas, refrigerators, tires, and more) collected curbside by their recycling collection company. Through June 30, 2016, the first collection of up to three large items will be at no extra charge. Additional large item collections are available for $27 (up to three items).

Schedule a large item collection by calling your recycling collection company directly. To find your recycling collection company, please use the Residential Collection Company Lookup.

Neighborhood Areas Recycling Collection Company
Downtown and north, east,
and south San José
California Waste Solutions
(408) 213-7800
West San José GreenTeam of San Jose
(408) 282-4400

Apartments & Condos
Apartment and condominium residents with communal garbage dumpster service can contact their property managers or GreenTeam of San Jose directly to arrange for large item collections, also at no additional cost.

For large item collection for businesses in San José, visit

Recycling your large items keeps items out of the landfill and helps San José achieve its Zero Waste goal.