• Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

     Recycling is the Law! Make sure that 
    In June 2012, the City Commission adopted an ordinance mandating multi-family residences and commercial establishments implement a single-stream recycling program by July 1, 2014.

        • Multi-family Residences of two units or more must provide residents with a single-stream recycling program that recycles newspaper, glass, metal containers, and plastics (but not plastic bags).
        •  The City of Miami Beach provides single-stream recycling services to single family homes and multi-family residences of eight or fewer units with pick up on Wednesdays if they opt out of contracting a private waste hauler. 
        • Businesses/Commercial establishments must provide recycling program that accepts at least three (3) of these categories:
          • Newspaper/cardboard
          • Glass
          • Metal containers
          • Plastics
          • Textiles
          • Wood

    Approved Waste Haulers: 

     

    Waste Management Inc. of Florida
    305.634.1180

    Progressive Waste Solutions Inc.
    305.694.7317

     

    Where can I dispose of bulk trash, electronics, textiles or hazardous waste?

     

     Location Dates  Accepted Items 

    Green Waste Facility
    2800 Meridian Avenue 

    Monday – Saturday 
    7:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Electronics:
    Computers, monitors, printers, televisions, and other small electronics 

    Green Waste Facility
    2800 Meridian Avenue 

    Monday – Saturday 
    7:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Textiles:
    Clothes, Shoes, other household textiles    

    Bin 1 - City Hall
    1700 Convention Center Dr.  

    Monday – Sunday 
    24 Hours

    Textiles:
    Clothes, Shoes, other household textiles  

    Bin 2 - Fire station 3
    5303 Collins Avenue  

    Monday – Sunday 
    24 Hours

    Textiles:
    Clothes, Shoes, other household textiles   

    Bin 3 -Fire station 4
    6860 Indian Creek Drive  

    Monday – Sunday
    24 Hours

    Textiles:
    Clothes, Shoes, other household textiles  
     

    40th Street and Chase Avenue
    (Behind the bank)
    Visit our Upcoming Events Page

    Hazardous Waste:
    Paint, cleaning chemicals, and other items.  (Click HERE for a full list) 

    500 Block of Jefferson Avenue
    (East side of Street)

    Monthly - See Schedule HERE 

    Bulk Waste Drop-off
    Furniture, large appliances, mattresses, etc.
    75 Street and Dickens Avenue

    Monthly - See Schedule HERE

    Bulk Waste Drop-off
    Furniture, large appliances, mattresses, etc. 

     

     

    Can't make it to the our household hazardous waste events? No worries - Miami-Dade County has a permanent home chemical collection center!:

        1.  West Dade - 8801 NW 58th Street 
        2.  South Dade - 23707 SW 97th Avenue Gate- B

    If you witness an illegal dumping incident in progress, please call 305.673.7901. You may be eligible for a $250 reward. 

 
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