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2009–2010 Residential Service Handbook

Paso Robles Waste Disposal


Welcome! Our company offers a variety of waste hauling services to the residents of Paso Robles. Please see page 9 for more information. The automated container size you have chosen is a: 40-gallon

60-gallon

90-gallon

Your pick-up day for trash, recycling and green waste is: Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Mission Statement To grow and prosper through

Please have your containers at the curb no later than 6:00a.m.

the efficient and responsible utilization of our resources while providing our customers with cost effective, responsive and environmentally sound solutions to their solid waste management needs.

Table of Contents Billing and Payment

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Containers

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Tags for Extra Waste

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Temporary Bin Service

2

2009 & 2010 Holiday Schedules

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Christmas Tree Pickup

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Recycling Instructions

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Recycling Information

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Green Waste

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Helpful Information

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Hazardous Waste

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Office Information

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Other Waste Disposal Services

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Billing and Payment

2009 & 2010 Holiday Schedules

You will receive a monthly billing statement the first week of each month. Payment is due the last day of that month. We offer an Automated Payment program by checking, savings, Visa or Mastercard. To sign up, please ask one of our customer service representatives for more information.

Containers You may choose the trash service that best fits your waste needs. You may change your service at any time by calling our office. We have three sizes available: 40-gallon, 60-gallon and 90-gallon containers. Requirements

2009 Holiday Schedule Thanksgiving Week November 23 – November 27 No changes Christmas Week December 21 – December 26

Monday, December 21: regular pick-up

Tuesday, December 22: regular pick-up

Wednesday, December 23: regular pick-up

1.

Lid must close; service is based on a level container.

Thursday, December 24: regular pick-up

2.

Container must be at the curb no later than 6:00a.m.

Friday, December 25: pick-up on Sat., Dec. 26

3.

Container must be accessible from the street and have adequate clearance on either side.

Christmas Tree Pick-Up December 28 – January 8

Trash

Recycle 3’

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Green Waste

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Tags for Extra Waste If you have more trash than what fits into your regular service, you may purchase tags at our office or by mail. These tags will cover a 32-gallon container, whether it is a box, bag or can (50 lbs. or less). Drivers are instructed not to take any extra trash unless it is tagged or prior arrangements have been made. You may request to have an additional empty for your trash bin by calling the office.

Temporary Bin Service We offer 3- and 4-yard temporary bin service. You may order a bin anytime you have a larger-than-normal volume of garbage to dispose of. Please call our office for more information.

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Our trucks run all holidays except Christmas Day. The office is closed for most major holidays, but the trucks run their regular routes. When in doubt, put it out.

Trees must be in 3 ft. lengths; no flocked trees, no stand, lights, tinsel or decorations of any kind. New Year’s Week December 28 – January 2

No changes

2010 Holiday Schedule Thanksgiving Week November 22 – November 26 No changes Christmas Week December 20 – December 24 No changes Christmas Tree Pick-Up December 27 – January 7 Trees must be in 3 ft. lengths; no flocked trees, no stand, lights, tinsel or decorations of any kind. New Year’s Week December 27 – December 31 No changes

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RECYCLING INSTRUCTIONS (blue container) www.prwaste.com/recycling-guide

Cans & Foil

Paper

Aluminum cans & foils

Newspaper

Tin, steel, bi-metal cans

Cardboard (flatten all boxes)

Aerosol cans (empty only) Lids from jars

Junk mail

Plastic

Glass

Bottles & containers labeled #1 – #7

Glass bottles & jars

Food containers

Beverage containers

Plastic milk containers

Detergent containers

Books & phone books

Egg cartons

Instructions

Frozen food packaging

Paper bags & boxes (such as

All recyclables must be placed in the container with the lid completely closed.

cereal boxes)

Styrofoam

Magazines

Packing peanuts

Only use the recycling container provided by us.

Plastic bags (only if they are in a ball)

DO NOT INCLUDE

DO NOT INCLUDE

Window glass or mirrors

Ceramics

Light bulbs

Flatten cardboard boxes.

Place your recycling container at curbside 3 feet from other containers, cars and objects, with the lid facing the street.

When in doubt, recycle it! (Or call our office.)

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DO NOT INCLUDE •

Food contaminated paper

Gift wrapping paper

Photos

No Hazardous Materials such as oil, pesticides, paint or cleaners. For proper disposal of hazardous materials look in the yellow pages under recycling, visit www.iwma.com or call 782-8530.

Recycle

Trash

www.prwaste.com/recycling-guide Check for updates. Our list increases as recycling technology improves.

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Green Waste

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Recycling Information

Helpful Information

Battery, Florescent Lamp and Tube Recycling

Location of Containers

The San Luis Obispo Integrated Waste Management Authority has provided us with containers to accept your household batteries, fluorescent lamps and tubes, located at our office. You can drop off your items Monday through Friday from 8a.m. to 5p.m.

Containers should be placed within five feet of the curb or road edge. They should not be obstructed in a way that could prevent the drivers from collecting your trash and recycling. Please park your vehicles in such a way that your driver may have access to your property.

Curbside Oil Recycling

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It’s easy, convenient and free! Call our office to schedule a pick-up of your used motor oil. We will provide you with a 15-quart capacity oil container and an oil filter bag.

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Green Waste – Green Container All green waste materials listed below can be placed into your 96-gallon green automated container. Remember, the lids must close. Acceptable Materials • leaves • plant prunings • grass • weeds with a minimum of soil • tree trimmings • unpainted/untreated wood

Hot Material Hot coals from a fireplace or barbecue can start a fire in your trash container and our collection truck. Please wet hot material thoroughly before placing it out for collection.

Hazardous Waste State law prohibits the disposal of certain wastes in trash containers. The following are hazardous waste items that must not be placed out for collection (see Curbside Oil Recycling): • • • •

Contamination

Clean green waste is a must. The green waste truck has a video camera to monitor green waste container contents as it is emptied. Containers contaminated with trash will receive a service charge per incident. Repeat offenders will have containers removed.

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acids drugs explosives paint caustics poisons pool chemicals fluorescent lights

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motor oil flammable liquids cathode ray tubes used oil filters engine coolant batteries pesticides electronic waste

Place your automated container on the street next to your trash and recycling bins no later than 6:00a.m. Have a 3-foot clearance on all sides. Remember, the lids must close. Recycle

Trash

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Green Waste

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Office Information

Other Services Offered Paso Robles Country Disposal

P.O. Box 278 Paso Robles, CA 93447 Phone 238-2381 Fax 238-6387

101

Hwy. 46 East

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Tractor St.

Oakwood St.

Mailing Address

Dallons Dr.

Golden Hill Rd.

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2951 Wallace Drive Paso Robles, California

Buena Vista Dr.

Location

Waste disposal for residents and businesses of rural Paso Robles. Phone 238-2385 Website www.countrydisposal.com

Wallace Dr.

From the 101: Take Hwy. 46 East. Turn left on Golden Hill Rd. Turn right on Tractor St. Turn right on Oakwood St. The driveway for the office is the last on the left.

Paso Robles Roll-Off Inc. Provides 10, 20, 30, & 40 cubic yard containers for all of your hauling needs. Our containers are delivered to your location where you can fill them at your convenience. Once the container is full you simply call us to have it emptied or removed. We service the majority of North San Luis Obispo County. Our drivers are prompt and courteous.

Website www.prwaste.com Office Hours Monday – Friday 8a.m. – 5p.m.

Our company is a family owned and operated corporation with roots in the community for over 50 years. We look forward to the opportunity to provide you with the best roll-off service in the county. Phone 238-4897 Website www.pasorolloff.com

The office does close for most major holidays but our trucks will run their regular routes.

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Paso Robles Waste Disposal

www.prwaste.com

P.O. Box 278 Paso Robles, CA 93447

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Paso Robles Waste & Recycle Residential Handbook