Residential Garbage Program

Recology Vacaville Solano Garbage Cart Garbage collection is provided to customers that reside within the city limits of Vacaville and in the Solano county area surrounding Vacaville. Customers are provided with one 96 gallon gray recycling cart.

32 Gallon service is also available for customers who reside within the city limits of Vacaville.

Please do not exceed weight limits. Our trucks can not lift more than 200 pounds. Place all carts at the curb on your collection day by 6:00 AM with the handles toward the curb, the lid completely closed and at least 5 feet of space between the carts.

Please contact us for more information.
Acceptable Garbage Materials
Only put un-recyclable materials into your gray container!
Glass
  • Ceramics, dishware, drinking glasses, Pyrex, porcelain, stemware
  • Light bulbs (no fluorescent bulbs)
  • Mirrors or window glass

Metal
  • Aluminum foil
  • Coat hangers
  • Food trays or pans
  • Scrap metal
  • Spray cans (hair spray or paint)

Organic Material
  • Bagged animal feces or manure
  • Bagged cool ashes or coals
  • Lumber, plywood or particle board

Paper
  • Adhesive-backed paper
  • Carbon paper
  • Hardcover books or binders
  • Photographs
  • Plastic or foil lining cereal or cracker boxes
  • Soiled papers, food wrappings, napkins, tissues or towels
  • Thermal fax paper

Plastic
  • Food trays or deli containers
  • Plastic bags or wrap
  • Plastic furniture
  • Plastic tubs (yogurt and margarine containers)
  • PVC or other piping
  • Styrofoam/polystyrene containers and packing peanuts
  • Toys, trays, cups, garden hoses, plant pots, furniture

Unacceptable Garbage Material
Please do not place the following materials into your gray container!
Construction Debris
  • Concrete, rocks, dirt
Electronic / Universal Waste
  • Televisions, computers, cell phones, batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, mercury switches
Hot Ashes or Coals

Household Hazardous Waste
  • Paints, solvents, motor oil, cleaners, corrosives, fuel tanks - propane tanks
Recyclable Glass, Metal, Paper and Plastic
  • All recyclable materials

Residential Rates

All Rates Apply to Vacaville Inside City Limit Customers Only
All past due balances are subject to a late fee of $10.00 or 10%, whichever is greater, charged each quarter if full amount is not paid before delinquent date.
Residential
Rates Description
$22.71 32 gallon grey cart with 96 gallon green and blue carts
$25.69 96 gallon grey cart with 96 gallon green and blue carts
$16.83 Lifeline limited service with 32 or 96 gallon grey and 96 gallon blue cart (no green cart)

(Must be at least 62 to qualify)
$4.00 Additional carts - grey or green cart
No Charge Additional carts - blue cart
$2.90 Backyard Service (disabled only- verified by a written declaration from a medical physician)
Leisure Town Only
$24.11 Unlimited service 96 gallon grey cart only
$22.71 Unlimited service 32 gallon grey cart only
$15.83 Lifeline limited service with 32 or 96 gallon grey cart only

(Must be at least 62 to qualify)
$4.00 Additional grey cart
$2.90 Backyard Service (disabled only- verified by a written declaration from a medical physician)
Call Back Or Special Pickups
Special Pickup Minimum:
Up to 2 toters = Up to 8 bags
$18.77
Large Item Removal
1st large item $25.00
Each additional item $10.00
Refrigerator/Freezer $50.00

$25.00 + $25.00 (Freon Removal)
Tires - Car $15.00
Tires - Truck $25.00