Solid Waste & Recycling

Solid Waste and Recycling

Every city and county in California is required to divert 50% of their waste from going to the landfill or face fines of up to $10,000 per day. Woodland has exceeded that goal by diverting 53% of its waste in 2018, and we strive to reach California’s new diversion goal of 75%. By reducing waste, reusing materials, recycling, and composting, Woodland is making its way to a sustainable future.

Waste Wizard & Collection Calendar Tool

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Ever wonder if a certain item is accepted for recycling? Use the new Waste Wizard tool to search for items to find out which cart, recycling center, or drop-off location it is accepted at for recycling or disposal.

With the Collection Calendar, you can find out when your next collection day is for cart service, street sweeping, and green waste street piles. Never miss a pickup again by setting up a collection reminder or by printing or downloading your schedule.

Click on the image above to use the new Waste Wizard & Collection Calendar tool!

Quick Links

Hazardous Waste Disposal
Schedules, Flyers, and Service Maps
Waste Management Website

Commercial Recycling & Organics Recycling Requirements

According to a 2018 waste characterization study, the commercial sector generates nearly three-quarters of the solid waste in California. In an effort to increase the recovery of recyclable and compostable material, and reduce greenhouse (GHG) emissions from materials being sent to landfills, SB 1383 was passed requiring commercial diversion programs for most businesses.

Residential Waste & Recycling

Waste, recycling, and organics recycling services are provided by Waste Management on a weekly basis. Click below for information on how to make the most of your services and help Woodland go green through waste reduction and recycling.


Service Maps