Green Waste Bins
Recently confirmed by Waste Management, the new green waste bins should be placed curbside along with trash and recycle bins for servicing on Thursdays. Remember, organic waste permitted in these bins includes meat, fish, poultry, dairy products, fruits and vegetables, bread, pasta, rice, grains, bones, eggshells, seafood shells, plate scrapings, food-soiled paper/paper napkins (minimal amount), grass, leaves, tree branches, shrubs, brush, plants, weeds, garden trimmings, and sawdust.
Senior Citizen Discount
The recent Recycling News Winter 2021-22 from Waste Management announced that qualifying seniors in the City are eligible for a discount of approximately 10% on their quarterly service bill.
How do you qualify for the Senior Citizen Discount?
- Must provide proof of 65 years of age or older
- Must own or rent/lease the home
- Must be responsible for payment of the waste bill
To download an application, please visit home.wm.com/mission-viejo or contact Customer Service at 949-642-1191 for assistance.