We are happy to serve you!

We are honored to serve you and provide you with exceptional customer service. We offer you weekly curbside pick-up on your garbage, recycling and yard waste needs.

We provide 3 options for your brown garbage cart: 32-gallon, 64-gallon, and 96-gallon cart sizes. For your recycling cart, we provide a 64-gallon blue cart and for your yard waste cart, we provide a 96-gallon green cart. Your rate is determined by your garbage cart.

Please note:

  • Please place your carts out on the curb by 5am the day of service or the night before.
  • Please place them 3 feet apart from one another.
  • Please remove carts from curb following your service day.
  • Do not overload carts. Lids must be closed and all materials inside cart.
  • Please do not place carts near basketball hoops, cars, trees or low hanging wires. (Our trucks cannot pick carts up when they are near these objects).

Pittsburg Residential Newsletter

New Food Waste Recycling Program Coming Soon!

Mt. Diablo Resource Recovery and the cities are working together to put all the pieces in place for this exciting new program.  We will keep all of our customers apprised of that schedule, but as of now, deployment is currently with our commercial customers, with residential and multi-family properties beginning 2023.

When in Doubt, Find Out!

Our Recycle Resource Tool helps you get your containers right.

Click on the magnifying glass 🔎
to the right and type in the item, and we will tell you what container to place it in. If we cannot collect an item, we will do our best to point you in the right direction. 

Service Options: We provide 3 options for your garbage, recycling and yard waste needs, with weekly curbside.

Monthly Service Fee

Garbage Cart

Recycling Cart

Yard Waste Cart


32 Gallon

64 Gallon

96 Gallon


64 Gallon

64 Gallon

96 Gallon


96 Gallon

64 Gallon

96 Gallon

Low Income, Senior Rates

32-Gallon Garbage Cart for $31.33 per month

Rate includes weekly garbage, recycling & green waste cart service.

To qualify you must be:

  1. 62 years of age, or older
  2. Household income doesn’t exceed $11,640 (excluding Social Security)
  3. Have been approved by the City of Pittsburg’s Water Department

For additional information and application, please click here.

Also included in your service are the following:

1. Two (2) On Call Pick-ups: For your convenience, MDRR-Pittsburg customers, with regular paid garbage service, may call Mt. Diablo Resource Recovery and schedule 2 free of charge pick-ups per calendar year. We will collect up to 12 bags of garbage or yard debris not weighing more than 50 lbs per bag, on your regularly scheduled pick-up day. Please call us to schedule your extra pick-up. Pick-ups must be at least one week apart.

Please no Household Hazardous Waste, e-Waste, dirt, concrete, rock or construction and demolition material.

NEW! When you call to schedule one of your curbside pick-ups, you can now schedule ONE bulky item which may include either an appliance, large furniture, or an electronic. Item cannot weigh more than 200 pounds and must be set out curbside on the scheduled pick-up day. 

You may also call in to schedule a pick-up of small metal scrap items and cast aluminum one time per year.

2. Curbside Battery Pick-up: Customers must call in for a battery pick-up. Please place batteries in a plastic bag or closed container with a label that says, “Batteries” and place it next to your brown garbage cart. Only Household Batteries. Please, no Automobile Batteries.

3. Curbside Oil Pick-Up: Customers must call in for an Oil pick-up. Please call Mt. Diablo Resource Recovery to request a free 6-quart oil container. MDRR-Concord will drop one off to you. Once it is full, call Mt. Diablo Resource Recovery and they will pick it up.

4. Curbside CFL’s Pick-Up: Customers must call in for CFL’s (compact fluorescent lights) pick-up. Please place CFL’s in a plastics bag or a container with a label that says, “Lights” and place it next to your brown garbage cart.

Drop offs

Batteries/Sharps/Household Hazardous Waste: Drop it off at Delta Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility located at 2500 Pittsburg-Antioch Highway in Pittsburg. For more information on what is acceptable at the Delta Diablo, please call them at (925) 756-1990 or visit their website at www.deltadiablo.org/household-hazardous-waste


We offer Handy Haulers (6-yard bins) and Debris Boxes (20-yard boxes) for your convenience. We will deliver them to your house. Please call us for more information.

Handy Hauler

6 cubic yard bin
72″W x 77″L x 70″H
does not have wheels

20 cubic yard box
does not have wheels
6.4′ H x 8′ W x 14′ L.