Palo Alto - Debris Box Service and Rates

Debris Boxes

GreenWaste offers debris boxes in multiple sizes for source separated and mixed materials. Debris Boxes can be ordered on an on-call basis or as a scheduled weekly service. Please contact Customer Service at (650) 493-4894 to schedule delivery of a debris box that will meet your needs for capacity, type of material and collection frequency.

Source Separated Recycling

Source Separated Recycling is recyclable material that contains no hazardous waste or household food or liquid waste and can be directly marketed as a single commodity. Examples include:

  • Cardboard
  • Metal
  • Dirt
  • Concrete
  • Wood
  • Yard/tree trimmings

Construction and Demolition (C&D) Debris Recycling

Construction and Demolition (C&D) Debris Recycling are mixed materials that can be recycled and contain no hazardous waste or household food or liquid waste. Examples include:

  • Asphalt
  • Concrete
  • Demolition materials
  • Dirt
  • Metal
  • Roofing Tear off
  • Sheetrock
  • Wood waste
  • Yard/tree trimmings

Please note: to ensure compliance with the City's Construction and Debris (C&D) ordinance, C&D boxes will be charged an additional fee that will refunded if the C&D debris placed in the box does not exceed 25% unacceptable materials. For more information on rates or to schedule a delivery, please refer to the Debris Box Rate Schedule (R-3) or call Customer Service at (650) 493-4894.

Garbage Box

Garbage may not include any liquid or hazardous waste.