Gray is for Trash

Acceptable Materials
* Food
* Diapers
* Styrofoam
* Rubber Hoses
* Animal Waste (bagged)
*Cold Fireplace Ashes
*Cold BBQ Coals
* Dry Paint

These items do not go in the gray cart.
* Computer monitors
* TVs
* Tires
* Rocks
* Concrete
* Toxic materials
Used Motor Oil / Filters
* Auto and household batteries (See Household Hazardous Waste)
* All Recyclables
Green Waste
*Hot Fireplace Ashes
* Hot BBQ Coals
Please visit our Contamination page for more information.

There are many items that are recyclable that cannot be placed in City of Fresno containers. For a list of these items and places they can be taken, order the Turning It Around Booklet – a Recycling Resource. You can order it free of charge by calling the Recycling Hotline at 621-1111 or download the PDF file at the Fresno County Website.

For more information on recycling call the Recycling Hotline at 621-1111.

Check the Blue and Green Cart pages for more information.