The Refuse Division is responsible for collection and disposal of residential waste and also coordinates efforts to reduce the amount of waste going to landfills, such as recycling, composting, and waste reduction.
Top Requested Pages
Phone: (314) 622-4800
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
- Look Up Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection Days Use the address search to find your collection day for trash, recycling, bulky items and yard waste.
- Recycling Program Find City recycling services, drop-off locations, submit requests for recycling service and file complaints. Follow links to stlcityrecycles.com to learn what goes in your blue recycling bin and beyond.
- Residential Collection Information about residential collection services: refuse, yard waste and bulk items, paying service fees, reporting collection issues or illegal dumping, and more.
- Residential Dumping Services Information about residential dumping services offered by the City of St. Louis, including general refuse, remodeling/renovating waste, Christmas trees, compost and more.
News and Announcements
Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Juneteenth Observance 2022
06/15/2022 - Schedule for roll carts will be adjusted to accommodate Juneteenth observance on Monday, June 20, 2022
Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Memorial Day 2022
05/26/2022 - Schedule for roll carts will be adjusted to accommodate Memorial Day observance on Monday, May 30, 2022
City of St. Louis Set to Resume Alleyway Recycling Collection Starting May 31
05/25/2022 - The City is urging residents to prepare for a resumption of alleyway recycling collection by getting up to date on best recycling practices.