Solid Waste Management

The Orange County Solid Waste Management Department operates the Orange County Integrated Solid Waste Management facility which contains the Construction and Demolition Landfill, Regulated Material Recycling, and Mulch and Compost Sales.  The Department manages five Solid Waste and Recycling Centers, including two with Household Hazardous Waste and Food Waste drop-offs, and the County's comprehensive Recycling Collection Programs for residential and commercial entities.

Administrative Office

  • Financing and budgeting
  • Scalehouse accounts
  • Regulated Recyclable Material Ordinance Permits and Licensing
  • Solid Waste Advisory Group administration
  • Solid Waste Programs Fee administration
  • Tracking program performance (statistics)

Integrated Solid Waste Management Facility

  • Construction and demolition waste disposal
  • Corrugated cardboard recycling
  • Electronics recycling
  • Mattress recycling
  • Mulch and compost sales
  • Scrap metal and large appliance recycling
  • Tire recycling
  • Yard waste and clean wood processing

Recycling

  • 24-hour recycling drop-off sites
  • Commercial recycling and food waste diversion
  • Education and outreach
  • Curbside recycling
  • Household hazardous waste collections
  • Multifamily recycling
  • Waste and recycling centers