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Heavy Trash
General Information
Heavy trash service is provided on resident's second trash service day. 

  • Customers with Monday and Thursday service will have a heavy trash day of Thursday.
  • Customers with Tuesday and Friday service will have a heavy trash day of Friday.

Heavy trash service guidelines: 

  • Set your heavy trash items out by 7 a.m. on your collection day, but no earlier than 6 p.m. the evening before.
  • Place heavy trash items curbside with at least four feet from other objects.
  • Green Waste is collected on the second pick up day. 
  • Bag leaves and wood material. Items will not be picked up if they are not bagged.  
  • Branches and limbs must be bundled and tied in lengths not to exceed 5 feet or 18 inches in diameter.
  • Loose lumber must be less than five feet and bundled together.
  • Tile must be in boxes and taped. Not to exceed 50 lbs. and 5 at a time.
  • Carpet must be bound and not exceed five feet and must not weigh more than 100 lbs.  No more than five rolls per pick-up.

Contact (800) 942-9332 with questions about what Republic Waste Services will accept or to request a pick-up.

Non-serviceable items(by Republic Waste Services)
Republic Waste Services will not pick-up the items listed  below:

  • Hazardous Waste (Example: cooking oil, gasoline, oil-based paints, car oil, spray cans, etc.)
  • Petrochemicals
  • Roofing
  • Shingles
  • Hardy Plank
  • Sheet Rock
  • Car batteries
  • Tires
  • Propane tanks
  • Concrete
  • Bricks
  • Cabinetry and countertops
  • Plywood
  • Car ports
  • Tar

All home remodeling waste must be removed by the contractor or taken to the Galveston County Landfill by the resident.

Freon Disposal
Customers looking to dispose of refrigerators, air conditioners, or other cooling devices are responsible for properly dealing with Freon disposal before the items are picked up.  The item must be tagged by a Freon removal company before Republic Waste Service picks it up. 

Disposal sites for non-serviceable items
Car tire and trailer tire disposal:  Discount Tire and Liberty Tire (disposal fee applies per company)
Car batteries:  Any local automotive store
Car oil and oil filter:  O'Reilly and Auto Zone
Antifreeze, diesel, brake fluid and transmission fluid:  Kwik Car

Hazardous Waste
Hazardous waste should be disposed of at the Stella Roberts Recycling Center located at 5800 Magnolia, Pearland, TX 77584.  The center does collect a fee from non-residents of $80 per pound for household hazardous waste and $20 per 100 pounds of electronics. Contact (281) 489-2795 for more information.