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Green Waste


  • The City provides all curbside customers with automated 90 gallon "GREEN" green waste collection containers.
  • Green waste comprises about 40% of waste generated by Beverly Hills residents.
  • To meet state-mandated reduction goals, all curbside collection customers are required to separate all green waste.


Please be sure to follow these instructions:

(Single-Family Residents with Alley Collections, please refer to additional information following these instructions)

What can I place in my City-issued 90-gallon "green"  waste container?

  • Grass clippings.
  • Tree trimmings.
  • Leaves and brush weeds.
  • Food Waste.

What may NOT be placed in my "green" green waste container?

  • NO trash.
  • NO recyclable materials.
  • NO plastic bags.
  • NO animal waste.
  • NO dirt.
  • NO bulky items.
  • NO electronics (e-waste).
  • NO hazardous waste.

Please remember to:

  • CUT BRUSH into 3-foot lengths.
  • DO NOT OVERFILL the "GREEN" container.
  • Do not leave any greenwaste or waste outside the container.
  • Place ALL TRASH in your "BLACK" OR "GRAY" container.
  • Keep green waste bin clean.


Further instructions for single-family residents north of Santa Monica Blvd with alley collections:

On Collection Day:

  • All alley green waste containers must be placed on the same side as the other alley containers.
  • All green waste containers must be put out before 7:00 a.m. on your collection day and put back on your property by the following day.


The Solid Waste Division works on all holidays with the exception of:
  • New Year's Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas


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  • Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM
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