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Mar 22, 2018

Get Your Spring On! Mulch Giveaway & Compost Sale to be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018

Denver residents can pick up mulch for free and buy compost at a reduced price. One Day Only Event!

Dec 20, 2017

Recycle Your Tree with Denver’s Treecycle Program

Recycle Your Tree After The Holidays

Dec 11, 2017

Apply Today to Become a Denver Master Composter

The Denver Master Composter Training Program offers Denver residents a unique opportunity to learn about composting and recycling topics, and to give back to the community by sharing this information with others.

Nov 17, 2017

Denver Expands Compost Program to Offer Service to Every Neighborhood

All neighborhoods citywide are now eligible for compost collection service.

Nov 12, 2017

Recycle Your Holiday Lights

Do you have broken, burned-out or impossibly tangled sets of holiday lights stored away with last year’s holiday decorations? Don’t throw them out – recycle them for free instead!

Sep 06, 2017

Denver Recycles’ NEW Waste Sorting Game is Here – Start Practicing Your Virtual Sorting Skills Today!

The Denver Recycles’ Waste Sorting Game allows Denver residents the opportunity to polish their waste sorting skills while also brushing up on recycling and composting knowledge in a fun new way.

Aug 01, 2017

Making Denver One of the Greatest Recycling Cities in the U.S.

The Recycling Partnership Launches Material Recovery Pilot Program

Jun 28, 2017

8th Annual Graffiti "Brush Off" & Litter Cleanup to be held on Sat., Sept. 23, 2017

Volunteers needed to pick up litter and paint out graffiti vandalism.

May 02, 2017

FREE “Learn to Compost” Classes Offered by Denver Recycles

Free Learn to Compost classes offered through mid-October.

Apr 18, 2017

2017 Mulch Giveaway & Compost Sale to be held on Saturday, May 6th

Mulch will be available for free and compost can be purchased at a reduced price.

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About Denver Solid Waste Management


Solid Waste Management is a section of Denver Public Works Operations Division. Solid Waste Management is responsible for providing weekly trash collection services, residential recycling and large item collection services. In addition to waste management services, Solid Waste Management is also responsible for providing graffiti abatement services for both public and private property as part of the Denver Partners Against Graffiti program, and is home to Keep Denver Beautiful, a Keep America Beautiful affiliate program.