Waste Division

City of Compton
Proudly serviced by Republic Services, LLC


Republic Services provides exclusive waste and recycling collection services for residential and commercial, and industrial accounts for the City of Compton. We offer one-stop shopping for all the City's waste removal needs. Although we specialized in solid waste and recycling collection, our services go far beyond just emptying the trash bins.

Residential Service

Each residence receives one set of carts, consisting of trash, recycling and yard waste.

Container Sizes:

  • Trash (brown) 96 gallon
  • Recycling (grey) 64 gallon
  • Yard Waste (green) 64 gallon

Additional trash, recycling, and green waste containers are available for a fee. Please contact our customer service department at (310) 605-5524 to sign up for the additional service. If your container is damaged or missing a lid please calls Republic Service at (800) 299-4898 to schedule a repair or replacement of your cart.

Additional Residential Services:
Bulky Items

  • All single and 3 or less multi-family residential customer receive four (4) bulky pickup per year for free (up to six items per quarter).
  • Bulky items include: furniture (chairs, sofas, mattresses, and rugs); appliances (refrigerator, ranges, washers, dryers, water heaters, dishwashers, plumbing and small household appliances); and electronic waste.
  • Please contract Republic Services 48 hour in advance of your regularly schedule pickup at (800) 299-4898 to schedule service.

Commercial Recycling:

Republic Services offers recycling services to commercial businesses in the City of Compton at no charge. Please contract our customer service department to schedule a free audit and site check for placement of recycle containers. We can be reached at (310) 605-5524.

Additional Commercial Services:

Bulky item pickup is available at an additional charge to multi-family customer (consisting of four unit or more). Please contact us at (310) 605-5524 and speak with a waste representative.

Waste Division Office City Hall First Floor
205 S. Willowbrook Ave
Compton, CA 90220
Phone: (310) 605-5524
Fax (310) 763-4567

Solid Waste Collection Holiday’s

Republic Services will be delayed by one day beginning the day of the holiday through Saturday. On the following holidays;

  • New Year’s Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Refuse and recycling collection will return to the regular schedule on the following week. For questions regarding this schedule, please call Waste Division at (310) 605-5524.