Trash & Recycling

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Help Preserve the QC!

Queen Creek is committed to providing safe and efficient trash and recycling services for our residents. The Town contracts with Right Away Disposal (RAD) to collect, sort and process all our trash and recyclables. Together, we can keep Queen Creek beautiful, clean and sustainable. You may report an issue online or contact us at 480-358-3450 with any questions, concerns or feedback.

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Having trouble shutting your lid on your trash or recycle cart? Schedule a bulk pick-up online or request an extra trash or recycle cart

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Trash and Recycling Need to Know

1. To avoid disruption in service, carts MUST be curbside by 6 a.m. on your scheduled pick up day and 4 feet apart.

2. Plastic bags DO NOT belong in your recycle cart. Learn why here.

3. DO NOT overfill your carts.

4. Green waste does not belong in your recycle cart. Remember to "Bag and Tie" and place in your sandstone (tan) trash cart.

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FAQ (click the links below for more information)

Do I receive Town of Queen Creek Trash and Recycling services?

Where can I submit a request for a damaged trash cart or additional carts?

Where can I report a missed trash or recycling pickup?

Do I need to schedule a bulk pickup?

View Trash and Recycling pick up schedules 

Can plastic bags go in the blue curbside cart?

Where on the curb should I place my carts for service? 

Do the lids on the carts have to be completely closed? 

Where can I take my yard waste or bulky items?

How to dispose of Household Hazardous Waste

How to dispose of Cooking Oil

How do I dispose of Latex or Water-based paint?

When is the next recycling drop-off event?


If you have any questions about trash and recycling, please call 480-358-3450 or submit an electronic request for additional assistance.




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