Category : Waste

Waste Audit Offers Insights Into Office Behavior

Don’t Throw Out That Bottle! Every week, the hit television show “The Office” showed office workers behaving badly. While this satire highlighted poor social behavior, another sinister but widespread workplace practice still lurks in the shadows: poor waste management. We’ve…

0 Comments / 48 View / May 2, 2017

Holiday Tree Recycling and Special Trash Service

With the holidays quickly approaching, keep these extra season perks and trash schedule changes in mind to take advantage of trash and recycling benefits available to you during the holiday season. There will be no delay or change in waste…

0 Comments / 365 View / December 15, 2016

Local E-Waste Options

Planning to toss out your old PC, smartphone, TV or other electronics? Have you discovered holiday light strands that no longer work, or have you converted to LED holiday lights?   We accept all of the above items at our Household Hazardous…

Comments Off on Local E-Waste Options / 639 View / December 15, 2016

Recyclable? Trash? Green Waste? Guide to Disposal

Have you ever had trouble deciding what goes into what colored cart, like I have? We hope to clear up any confusion you may have. Whether your trash hauler is Waste Management or Newbury Disposal, the guidelines are the same,…

12 Comments / 855 View / September 30, 2016

Free Trash Disposal on September 18

Residents of the City of Thousand Oaks are invited to dispose of their excess trash, yard waste, and bulky items free of charge at Simi Valley Landfill and Recycling Day on Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. The…

0 Comments / 145 View / September 8, 2016

Coastal Cleanup Day is September 17

Did you know you can help clean up the coast right here in Thousand Oaks? Show your community spirit and concern for our local creeks (which lead to the ocean) by being a volunteer taking part in the 32nd Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day! Volunteers will…

0 Comments / 43 View / September 2, 2016

The Scoop on Dog Poop

This is a guest post written by Christine Koenig. Dog waste isn’t a topic most people talk about on a daily basis, but this “business” should be discussed. Pet owners who don’t have their dog’s droppings top of mind likely…

6 Comments / 474 View / August 9, 2016

Free Trash Disposal on April 17

Residents of the City of Thousand Oaks are invited to dispose of their excess trash, yard waste, and bulky items free of charge at Simi Valley Landfill and Recycling Day on Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The…

0 Comments / 441 View / March 23, 2016

Safe Drug Disposal Options

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office has announced that they have collected 5,900 pounds of unused / expired medications for the year 2015. This is approximately a 400 pound pharmaceutical increase from the previous year’s total. Additional safe drug disposal options may be…

2 Comments / 242 View / February 19, 2016 /

FREE Trash Disposal on September 20

Residents of the City of Thousand Oaks are invited to dispose of their excess trash, yard waste, and bulky items free of charge at Simi Valley Landfill and Recycling Day on Sunday, September 20, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. The…

0 Comments / 80 View / September 10, 2015

Coastal Cleanup Day is September 19

Did you know you can help clean up the coast right here in Thousand Oaks? Show your community spirit and concern for our local creeks (which lead to the ocean) by being one of 60,000 people across the state to take part in the 31st Anniversary…

0 Comments / 90 View / September 1, 2015