Publications & Resources

Outreach/ Mailers

The following outreach materials were designed to help residential customers make the most of available programs and services. Print them from your own printer or order hard copies.

Contact us to order hard copies.

Newsletters & Postcards

Billing Inserts

Past Billing Inserts

  • October 2013 Proper Disposal of Fireplace Ash and of Fats, Oils and Grease
  • July 2013 Recycling Plastic Bags and Purchasing Reusable Bags
  • April 2013 Reusable Bag Ordinance Information from City of Los Altos
  • January 2013 Christmas Tree Collection and Cart Storage After Service
  • October 2012 Going Paperless & Proper Disposal of Sharps
  • July 2012 Scheduling Your Cleanup & Bulky Item Collection, and Improving Service by Not Overloading
  • April 2012 Used Motor Oil/Filter Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste drop-off
  • January 2012 Program Tips: E-waste Disposal & Cleanup/Bulky Item Collection
  • October 2011 Paperless Billing & Debris Box Service
  • July 2011 Recycling More & Santa Clara County Household Hazardous Waste Program
  • April 2011 Program Tips: Plastic Bag & Used Oil Recycling
  • January 2011 Program Tips: Cleanup & Bulky Item Collection / Improving Service
  • Winter 2011 Personal Emergency Preparedness / Street Sweeping
  • Fall 2010 Program Tip: Keeping Your Organics Cart Clean


Service Introduction VideoFood Scraps Introduction VideoWonder What Happens to Your Organics?Wonder What Happens to Your Recyclables?

Helpful Links

General Waste Reduction, Reuse & Recycling Information

Mail Reduction

Donation / Reuse

Gardening & Composting

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) / Electronic Waste

Green Building

Student/Teacher Resources

Green Businesses