Solid Waste & Recycling Services

The City of Oceanside is committed to waste diversion and recycling. Our goal is Zero Waste!

Oceanside is on the Road to Zero Waste with a goal is of reaching a 75-90% diversion/recycling rate by 2020. For the complete Zero Waste Plan click here. If you have any questions, please feel free to email

Contact Us: 
The City's Zero Waste Team: (760) 435-4500 or email
Waste Management Customer Service: (760) 439-2824

What's New?
Mandatory Commercial Organic Recycling

Watch Oceanside's Used Oil PSA, and Protect...Collect...Recycle your used oil!

Watch Oceanside on Curiosity Quest Goes Green!

Calling All Oceanside Businesses!  Find a Green Oceanside Business Network Member or apply to join! 


Recycle Right - Waste Widget! Not sure what cart an item goes in, where you can donate it, or if it's hazardous waste? Use the Recycle Right Waste Widget below to show you how to reduce, reuse, and recycle right in Oceanside!