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Welcome to the OC Recycle Guide. Need to get rid of it but not sure where it goes? Search an A-Z list of recycling options for Orange County residents.




Did you buy a new mattress? Free mattress pick up may be provided at the time of delivery, at no additional cost. Check with your retailer if the option was not offered at the point of sale.

Bye Bye Mattress

Residents can drop off an old mattress for FREE at OC landfills. Our Prima Deshecha and Olinda Alpha landfills accept mattresses from residential customers and our Frank R. Bowerman landfill accept mattresses from businesses. For more information, visit https://oclandfills.com/learn

Curbside Bulky Item Pick Up

Many residential trash haulers offer free bulky-item pick up to residents. Contact your City trash hauler to find out if these services are available in your area.

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