NASA Services has been awarded an exclusive contract by the City of Pico Rivera. We look forward to building a lasting relationship with the community and providing the citizens of Pico Rivera with the outstanding quality of service they deserve.
Our services include the collection of residential waste, recyclables and green waste, commercial waste and recyclables, as well as all construction and demolition debris.
NASA Services has always been a community-based company, and we’re particularly proud of the opportunity to work in Pico Rivera. Our goal is to become a household name in the community, by not only offering top-notch services and customer support, but engaging in community give-back and corporate practices that benefit residents and businesses alike.
We welcome the opportunity to serve the City of Pico Rivera, and we pledge to provide uncompromising service.
NASA is delighted to support many local programs, organizations, and schools, including:
Carts should be set out for collection by 6:00 AM on collection day. You may set your carts out the night before to ensure they are picked up, but no earlier than 5:00 PM. After collection, you should remove your carts from the curb and store them in a convenient place near your house. The carts should be removed from the curb by 8:00PM the day of collection.
Carts should be positioned on the edge of the street, against the curb with the handle facing your house.
Trash, recycling, and green waste will be collected as regularly scheduled except for the following holidays:
During the week in which a holiday falls, collections will be postponed by one day on the holiday and for the remainder of the week.
New Senate Bill 1383 (SB 1383) regulations went into effect on January 1, 2022. SB 1383 aims to reduce statewide organics waste disposal by 75% by 2025.
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All businesses and multi-family complexes are required to separate organic waste, such as food scraps, plant trimmings, and cardboard from the garbage.
There are two ways that residents may dispose of bulky items.
Annual Bulky Item Collection Week – This event is held each spring. During Bulky Item Collection Week, residents may place an unlimited amount of acceptable items at the curb on the regular day of collection. Acceptable items are listed below.
On-Call Bulky Collection – Residents may call for a special bulky item collection to accommodate large items that do not fit into the residential service carts. Residents receive 10 FREE On-Call Bulky Items collections per calendar year, July 1 – June 30.
Please review the following information prior to scheduling your Bulky Item collection.
What Can Be Collected?
Unacceptable items include all hazardous wastes or materials, such as oil, solvents or paints; construction debris, such as concrete, asphalt, lumber or drywall; equipment or vehicles; pick-up truck or automobile tires.
How Do I Schedule a Collection?
Residents must call 888-888-0388 to schedule a bulky item collection at least 24-hours prior to their next regular scheduled collection day
Our temporary C&D services are ideal for a variety of short-term projects. Whether it’s clearing your garage for better space usage or a more complex project such as new home construction, we perform the task at hand with absolute professionalism and to your exact specifications. NASA will also ensure compliance with all local and state recycling mandates for C&D materials.
IMPORTANT: All residents ordering temporary bins are REQUIRED to obtain a temporary use permit from the City of Pico Rivera before a bin may be placed in the street.
Permits may be obtained from the City of Pico Rivera City Hall located at 6615 Passons Blvd., Pico Rivera 90660, and are FREE of charge. Permits are valid for 7 days, and it is the residents’ responsibility to obtain and comply with all City rules and regulations pertaining to the issuance of use permits.
Dimensions: 16’L x 8’W x 2’H
Best for: Inert material such as dirt, rock, sand, concrete, or stucco. (No grass or roots.)
Dimensions: 20’L x 8’W x 6’H
A 40 yard dumpster is the largest size dumpster provided by NASA Services. It best suits large scale jobs, such as cleaning construction and demolition debris, home remodels, and major cleanouts.
A 3 yard dumpster is the best choice for projects including construction, commercial, and residential jobs. A temporary bin is the ideal option for small home remodeling jobs and garage cleanups, not heavy construction debris, such as brick, concrete, and sand.
Roll-out Service / Backyard Services
NASA offers curbside Roll-out and Backyard Services to customers for an additional charge upon request. Roll-out services include collection of refuse, green waste, and recycling carts from a location other than curbside. The service requires that the driver dismounts the collection vehicle in order to obtain the carts from their storage location, empty them and properly return them to their storage location.
To utilize this service, the customer must grant NASA the right of access onto the premises in order to carry out the services. Carts must not exceed 60 pounds.
NASA is a firm believer in recycling as much as possible; therefore we offer special collection and recycling of horse manure and bedding.
Working with a local facility, all materials are composted rather than disposed in a landfill. Research has shown that composting this material provides the following benefits:
Contact NASA for more information on bin sizes and prices for manure collection.
There are many items that may not be placed in your regular curbside trash, recycle or green waste carts. These include items such as, construction debris, large bulky items, electronic wastes, hazardous wastes, motor oil and medical wastes. To help you dispose of these materials, please review the following information.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)– It is illegal to dispose of hazardous waste improperly.
For proper disposal of HHW call 888-CLEANLA or visit There are many items that may not be placed in your regular curbside trash, recycle or green waste carts. These include items such as, construction debris, large bulky items, electronic wastes, hazardous wastes, motor oil and medical wastes. To help you dispose of these materials, please review the following information.
For proper disposal of HHW call 888-CLEANLA or visit www.888CleanLA.com. No hazardous waste may be placed in the curbside containers, including the following:
NO: Antifreeze, batteries, auto fluid, cleaning products, flammables, herbicides, motor oil, paint, pool supplies, light bulbs, sharps, propane.
Proper Paint Disposal – Proper disposal and recycling of paint is the LAW in California. Paint may not be disposed in the trash or down the drain. Unused paint may NOT be ‘dried-out’ in an open container due to strict air quality regulations.
Drop-off sites are located throughout California for the collection and reuse/recycling of paint and primers, stains, sealers, and clear coatings in 5-gallons or less. To locate a drop-off near you, visit https://www.paintcare.org/drop-off-sites/
Motor Oil -It is illegal to improperly dispose of used motor oil. It may only be disposed at a certified collection point. You can receive $.40/gal that you recycle.
Certified Collection Centers
9350 Whittier Boulevard
Pico Rivera, California 90660
9234 Slauson Boulevard
Pico Rivera, California 90660
Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.