Solid Waste (Recycling, Compost, and garbage)

The City of Half Moon Bay has a 10-year Franchise Agreement with Republic Services, Inc. (formally known as Allied Waste and Browning-Ferris Industry (BFI)) to provide recycling, compost and garbage collection services. This new Franchise Agreement went into effect April 1, 2018 and expanded the services previously offered to include food composting. 

Below is a partial list of the items that are accepted in each waste stream:

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To learn more about the services available to you as a Half Moon Bay customer, click the through the links on the left or visit Republic Services’ dedicated website for Half Moon Bay customers.

Questions? Contact Republic Services at or 650-592-2411.