Zero Waste Frequently Asked Questions

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Below are answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

Contact us at zerowaste@cityofpaloalto.org or (650) 496-5910 if you would like more information or have additional questions.


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""Recycling
""Residential Food Scraps Collection
""Household Hazardous Waste
""Collection Services - Residential
""Collection Services - Commercial/Multi-Unit Complexes
""Recycling and Composting Ordinance
""Deconstruction and Construction Materials Management
""Miscellaneous Questions


Recycling


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Residential Food Scraps Collection


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Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Station


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Collection Services - Residential


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Collection Services - Commercial/Multi-Unit Complexes


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Recycling and Composting Ordinance


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Deconstruction and Construction Materials Management


General Questions


Source separation of materials for reuse and recycling


Hauling Requirements


Compliance Process


Other


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Miscellaneous Questions


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