Residential Service Updates
Did you know? Some common items
Cannot be accepted in Sacramento County recycling carts:
- Film plastics, like plastic bags, plastic food wrap, plastic food storage bags, bubble wrap, etc. goes in the garbage cart.
- Shredded paper (which must be bagged and placed in your garbage cart to prevent windblown litter).
- Cartons - There are two types of cartons. Refrigerated cartons are for products such as milk, juice, cream, and egg substitutes and shelf-stable cartons are for products such as juice, milk, soy milk, soup, broth and wine. Both should be placed in the garbage cart - January 2019.