Best trash

Garbage Collection

Collection days

Best trash only


Household Garbage and Heavy Garbage Collection.

Please have trash out at the curb by 7:00am.

Best trash and bin


Household Garbage, Heavy Garbage, and Recycling.

Please have trash out at the curb by 7:00am.​


Should a holiday fall on one of your regularly scheduled trash service days, your home will not be serviced until the next regularly scheduled service day.

New Year's Day

Labor Day

Memorial Day

Thanksgiving Day

Independence Day

Christmas Day

Items that are NOT to go in the garbage

We cannot accept the following items for pick-up

  • Dirt
  • Construction debris

  • Waste generated by a private contractor (remodeling, landscaping)

  • Rocks

  • Motor oil

  • Cooking oil

  • Gasoline

  • Bricks
  • Tile

  • Concrete

  • Liquid Paint

  • Fertilizer

  • Chemicals

  • Tires

Accepted recycle materials


  • Glass - clear and colored
  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum foil
  • Aluminum foil plates/ serving containers
  • Plastic bottles, jars, tubs and buckets (such as soda, water, milk, juice, liquor, shampoo, detergent, condiments, salad dressing, yogurt, margarine, pet food, etc)
  • Plastic grocery bags
  • Styrofoam containers / packaging
  • Metal food cans (tin & steel)
  • Metal food can lids
  • Metal pots and pans


  • Newspaper & inserts
  • Magazines & catalogs
  • Junk mail, envelopes, file folders
  • Office white, colored and computer paper
  • Corrugated cardboard boxes
  • Cereal & gift boxes, etc (that tear, brown or grey)
  • Paper bags & phone books
  • Wrapping paper
  • Milk cartons
  • Juice cartons
  • Wax coated boxes

Items that are NOT recyclable

  • Tree branches
  • Grass
  • Leaves & foliage
  • Clothes & wire hangers
  • Mirrors
  • Windows
  • Light bulbs
  • Batteries - can be taken to Batteries Plus locations
  • Paint, solvent materials & containers

Damaged collection bin?

If your trash or recycling bin is damaged, contact Best Trash at tel:281-313-2378281-313-2378 for repair or replacement.

Don't know what to throw away? For guidelines on recycling, heavy trash, storm debris click