In the City of National City, waste collection and recycling services are performed by EDCO Disposal. EDCO specializes in waste removal and recycling programs which service residential and commercial customers.
For more information, please visit EDCO's National City website: www.edcodisposal.com/national-city.
For Rate Information: National City Rate Schedule
For Bulky Item Pickup: Please contact EDCO to schedule pickup of large items generated from within your home (such as mattresses, couches, refrigerators, etc.).
MANDATORY COMMERCIAL RECYCLING LAW - AB 341
A business (includes public entities) that generates four cubic yards or more of commercial solid waste per week or is a multifamily residential dwelling of five units or more shall arrange for recycling services as set forth by the statewide mandatory commercial recycling program.
For more information on Business Commercial Recycling Requirements, please contact EDCO or CalRecycle.
Use a standard, 32-gallon capacity rigid waste can to separate your recyclable landscape waste. Please place organic waste directly into this designated green waste collection container. Please refrain from using plastic bags.
Recyclable Green Waste Includes:
MANDATORY COMMERCIAL AND MULTI-FAMILY ORGANICS RECYCLING LAW (GREEN WASTE) - AB 1826
In October of 2014 California adopted Assembly Bill 1826, requiring all businesses to recycle their organic waste beginning April 1, 2016. The phase-in of this mandate helps California to achieve its overall waste diversion (75% by 2020) and greenhouse gas emission reduction goals.
Visit Edco's website for more information on AB 1826 requirements and Green Waste.
For more information for Per California State Law effective February 8, 2006, Universal Waste items cannot be disposed of in your trash or recycling bin. They must be taken to the South Bay Household Hazardous Waste collection facility located at, 1800 Maxwell Road, Chula Vista. For more information go to http://earth911.org/ or www.wastefreesd.org.
Universal waste includes but is not limited to items that contain mercury and heavy metals and are common household items such as:
Household hazardous waste includes but is not limited to items:
*Used Motor Oil
Motor oil can be recycled thereby conserving a natural resource. When motor oil is poured into the ground it pollutes our environment. Take used motor oil to a State Certified Used Oil Collection Center for recycling to protect the environment and conserve a valuable resource. Motor Oil Recycling Tips
For additional information please call 1-619-691-5122 or visit the City of Chula Vista Household Hazardous Waste Information
Facility location: 1800 Maxwell Road, Chula VistaFacility Hours: Wednesday and Saturday 9 AM – 1 PM, Except for holiday weekendsLimits: 15 gallons or 125 Lbs. of waste per household with a $5 co-paymentThe Cities of National City, Chula Vista, and Imperial Beach are committed to work for Zero Waste.
City Hall, 1243 National City Blvd, National City, California 91950 | Phone: (619) 336-4241 Fax: (619) 336-4239