Bulky Pick-up and B.O.A.T (Batteries-Oil-Appliances-Tires) Items Disposal
Instructions and services for pick up and collections for large/bulky Items, batteries, appliances, oil Appliances, tires
Christmas Tree Recycling
Christmas Tree Recycling offered at Forest Park, O'Fallon Park, and Carondelet Park.
Project Blitz is a yearly citywide clean-up effort generally held in April and May of each year.
Refuse (trash) Collection
Explanation of Automated Refuse Collection
City Residents dumping guidelines; dumping locations;hours and what the City will accept - Refuse-Bulk-Yard Waste and will not accept.
Residential Recycling Pick-Up
The City of St. Louis has implemented residential recycling pick-up service, using blue dumpsters and rollcarts collected from alleys and curbs.
Departments and Agencies
The Recycling Section works to reduce the amount of waste that citizens generate, reuse materials, and oversees the single-stream municipal recycling program.
Refuse Division is responsible for all refuse collection and recycling in the City of St. Louis
Alley/Curbside Recycling Pick-Up
A list of options for residential recycling pick-up services using curbside or alley containers.
Batteries (Automotive) - Recycle
Options for recycling automotive batteries.
Businesses, Institutions, & Non-Profits
Information to help businesses, institutions, and non-profit organizations reduce, reuse, and/or recycle their solid and/or hazardous waste.
Details on how City Employees can reduce, reuse, and/or recycle solid and/or hazardous waste.
City of St. Louis Waste Services
Explains why a fee was implemented, what services it covers, and how it works.
Composting at Home
Learn how to compost at home.
Conducting a Home Waste Audit
Learn how to conduct a waste audit at home by collecting, sorting, and measuring what waste your household throws away.
A list of drop-off recycling options.
Drop-off Recycling Locations
A list of drop-off site locations, including their hours of operation and materials accepted.
Help Yourself, Your Neighborhood, Your City
Options for reducing, reusing, recycling
How to handle illegal dumping
Ways to handle illegal dumping in the city of St Louis
Miriam Switching Post
Mail: 2171 South Big Bend Blvd., Maplewood, MO 63117
Accepted for pick-up or drop-off: furniture, patio furniture, antiques, lamps, mirrors, artwork; packed in boxes: china, crystal, silverware, jewelry, table linens, coffee table books & cook books – anything decorative.
No: Appliances, mattresses, sheets & towels, clothing, pots & pans, office furniture, exercise equipment, electronics (TVs, microwaves, stereos, etc.), TV entertainment cabinets, child car seats, drop-side baby beds, soiled or damaged items.
New Service Residential Recycling Pick-Up
Explains the residential recycling pick-up service and how to use it.
Organics Recycling - Composting
Home composting resources.
Other Items To Recycle
Resources for reusing and recycling batteries, books, cartridges, cellular phones, electronics, light bulbs, miscellaneous items, and textiles.
Recycling Division Media Center
Reduce/reuse/recycle solid/hazardous waste resources (e.g., websites, videos, etc.).
Recycling Options For Other Items
Options for reusing and recycling additional items such as batteries, cartridges, electronics, food waste, motor oil, office furniture, organics, pallets, plastics, textiles, etc.
Recycling Resources available by audience and use
Defining waste reduction.
Remodeling and Renovating
Remodeling and renovating in the City of St Louis - information
Remodeling or Renovating
Remodeling or renovating a house dispose of material at transfer station
Residential Recycling Pick-Up Postcard
Postcard describing Residential Recycling Pick-Up Service
School Recycling Bins Announcement September 2012
Flyer explaining how to procure recycling bins for schools.
St. Louis-Jefferson Solid Waste Management District Household Hazardous Waste Information Page One Brochure
Household Hazardous Waste information for St. Louis City Residents
St. Louis-Jefferson Solid Waste Management District Household Hazardous Waste Information Page Two Brochure
Household Hazardous Waste disposal for St. Louis City residents
Waste Calculators and Audits
Information to help organizations determine how much and what kind of waste they are generating.
Yard waste including grass,leaves, and limbs can be recycled - Large branches and Christmas tree disposal
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)--Saint Louis Household Hazardous Waste
Household hazardous waste disposal options for St. Louis City residents
Household Hazardous Waste--Saint Louis Household Hazardous Waste
Household Hazardous Waste disposal options for St. Louis City residents
Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District
The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District provides comprehensive wastewater and stormwater management services to residents and businesses.
Blue Bin News - Residential Recycling Newsletter
Current issue and archive link of our monthly residential newsletter, Blue Bin News