Frequently Asked Questions


Q: Can You buy stuff?


A: No, but we do have portable restroom and temporary fencing rentals.


Q: Do you Recycle car batteries?


A: Yes


Q: Do you pay for copper wire?


A: No


Q: How much for the delivery of a small bin?


A: Please call our office at 805-963-1852 for a price quote


Q: Do you pay for bottles?


A: Yes, for those containers that have a CA redemption value or Cash refund


Q: Does the recycle center in Goleta take oil and water based paint?


A: Yes, you can bring any oil or water based paint for disposal.


Q: Disposal of fiberglass insulation?


A: We can only take this materials at our construction & demolition facility, located at 119 N. Quarantina Street for a disposal fee.


Q: Do you pay per container or by weight of recycled containers?


A: We pay by weight & container.


Q: How do you dispose of a car seat?


A: You can bring it to our construction & demolition facility, located at 119 N. Quarantina Street for a disposal fee.


Q: Can I weigh my truck today for the DMV?


A: Yes, we are a certified weight master and you can weight your vehicle at 119 N. Quarantina Street for a $10.00 fee.


Q: Do you recycle batteries?


A: Yes, we recycle household dry cell, lithium, and automotive batteries.


Q: Do you take old TV’s?


A: Yes we do


Q: How much they give back for recycled copper back per pound?


A: We do not pay for copper.


Q: Where can I dispose of a 20 foot boat?


A: We will take that at 119 N Quarantina Street. It MUST have a junk slip from the DMV and we will charge a disposal fee per ton.


Q: How do I dispose of a microwave oven?


A: You may bring to one or our yards for free drop off. Residential customers can schedule an annual or e-waste pick-up.


Q: When are you open?


A: We are open Monday – Friday , 7am to 5pm and Saturdays 7am to 4pm


Q: Is trash delayed a day this week due to holiday?


A: Pickup of trash, recycling and yard waste following a weekday holiday is delayed one day. Please visit the this page for a Holiday Schedule or call our office for further information.


Q: How can I suspend service temporarily? 


A: Please call our office at 805-963-1852 or email [email protected]


Q: Do you accept mattresses for free?


A: Yes we take mattresses for no charge


Q: Do ant poison feeders with the poison still in them go in the regular trash?


A: Yes, you can out them in your trash. In fact, it helps limit the ant population at the landfil!