Multi Family Residential – Organics

New! Mandatory Commercial Organics Recycling – Effective January 1, 2019 as part of California Assembly Bill 1826 (AB 1826), businesses that generate 4 cubic yards or more of commercial solid waste per week shall arrange for organic waste recycling services. Click here for more information.
Or contact Pleasanton Garbage Service at: (925) 846-2042 for a free waste assessment and assistance on implementing a new organics collection program at your site.

This service is designed for multi-family residential complexes that generate materials suitable for composting.

The following materials are accepted in this program:

  • Food scraps
  • Food soiled paper
  • Green waste/landscape debris
  • Untreated / unpainted wood (no plywood or composite materials)

Click here for more detailed information regarding accepted (and prohibited) items. Or, call PGS at (925) 846-2042 for more information.

PGS offers discounted drop box/roll off container service for separated green waste . Container sizes range from 15-40 cubic yards. Call PGS Customer Service at (925) 846-2042 for more information.


Free Assistance & Resources

PGS offers the following free technical assistance and resources to help you set up and maintain a convenient and effective food waste/organics recycling program.

  • Free! Waste assessment to determine your food waste / organics collection service needs
  • Free! Cost savings estimate
  • Free! Program setup & staff trainings.
  • Free! Ongoing support to help you maintain your program
  • Free! Indoor food waste recycling containers (supplies limited)
  • Free! Food waste/organics recycling posters, container decals

Pleasanton Multi-Family Organics Cart

Pleasanton Multi-Family Organics Cart

Pleasanton Multi-Family Organics Dumpster

Pleasanton Multi-Family Organics Dumpster






  • 25% discount compared to standard trash service!
  • Bins available in sizes 1 - 4 cubic yards
  • Now Available! 95 Gallon commercial organics carts