Residential recycling is picked up on a bi-weekly schedule, alternating with green waste. Residents may choose which size recycling toter they want to use (32-gal, 64-gal or 96-gal). Toters are to be placed in the gutter, 3 feet from other toters and 5 feet from any parked vehicles. Toters are to be put out the night before collection or by 5:00am on their scheduled pick-up date. Residents may request a second recycling toter at no additional charge.
TOTERS MUST BE REMOVED FROM THE CURB AFTER PICK-UP. FAILURE TO DO SO MAY RESULT IN A COURT APPEARANCE AND/OR FINES.
In accordance with the Manteca Municipal code, Section 8.12.150
Refuse and recycling containers-Location. Paragraph B:
Refuse and recycling containers shall not be placed at the curb prior to sundown on the day prior to collection. All containers shall be removed from curb within such collection day.
The following items are acceptable in blue recycling toters
- Plastic Bottles
- Aluminum Cans
- Paper Bags
- Plastic Containers
- Aluminum Foil
- Office Paper
- Plastic Bags
- Glass Bottles
- Phone Books
- Junk Mail
- Flattened Cardboard
- Wrapping Paper (not the shiny kind)
- Shredded Paper (in paper bags, please, so the paper won't blow around when dumped)
THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE IN BLUE RECYCLING TOTERS
- WAX MILK CARTONS
- WINDOW GLASS
- LIGHT BULBS
- POOL COVERS
- BROKEN TOYS
- PLANT POTS
USED MOTOR OIL
Residents can call the Solid Waste Office and request oil recycling containers for used motor oil. The containers are to be placed out next to the toters on regular trash collection days. Oil cannot be picked up unless it is in City-provided containers. These containers are free and residents may have as many as they need. Call 456-8440 and request your containers today! Remember, always recycle your used motor oil -- never pour it in the gutter.
ONLY RAIN DOWN THE DRAIN
You may recycled your used oil filters at the City of Manteca Solid Waste Division yard, located at 210 E. Wetmore Street. A bright yellow oil filter collection container
is located in the parking lot next to the blue Recycling bins.
Simply drop off your filters in the yellow container and they will be recycled.
Call 456-8440 for more information.
Toter Collection Calendar
Click HERE to view the 2013 Toter Collection Calendar. (Adobe pdf file)
As of July 1, 2012 any multi-family dwelling of 5 units or more is required, by California State Law, to recycle.The City of Manteca
offers a variety of recycling services. Please call 209-456-8440 for more information.