Garbage pickup in my area
- Building materials including landscape timbers
- Dirt whether bagged or not
- Bags which exceed 35lbs or tear when lifted
- Hazardous materials including paint and chemicals
Note: Large items such as appliances and furniture can be picked up for a fee-call our office for a quote.
*Empty paint cans or those with completely hardened paint may be placed in with your regular garbage.
At Waste Connections of TN in Memphis, we are devoted to our customer base and their residential garbage collections and garbage service needs. Placing emphasis on quality customer service, Waste Connections of TN in Memphis makes residential garbage pickup in Memphis easy. From scheduled weekly curbside collection to special pickups, our experienced and friendly drivers can be counted on for all of your residential garbage needs.
We make a strong effort in becoming the leading garbage service provider offering eco-friendly services for our customers. We strive to continue our eco-friendly efforts for our community by offering residential recycling services in some areas through our partnership with Recyclebank.
Our curbside collection services make residential waste removal convenient for you. We offer dependable residential garbage pickup in Memphis and for the Mid-South community. From special pickups to scheduled weekly collection, our professional and friendly drivers can be counted on to pick up your household waste on time.
Tips for Scheduled Pickup:
Please do not park vehicles in front of containers due for pickup. Place the container on either side of the driveway or at the edge of the curb. Allow six feet of clearance from the container from any obstructions such as streetlights, cars, trees, electrical poles, etc. and place the bins three feet from each other. Our trucks use a mechanical technique which lifts the bins and empties them into the waste disposal on the truck, be sure the lids to the bins are placed towards the street for proper removal. In the event that your garbage is scheduled to be picked up on a holiday, your garbage will be picked up the following day. Waste Connections of TN in Memphis does not collect trash or recyclables on the following holidays:
- New Year's Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day
- Christmas Day
Residential Services Included
- Once a week pickup
- A 96 gallon roll out trash container
- Recycling service (not available in all areas) including 96 gallon roll out container
- Yard waste removal
Place your garbage on or near the curb by six a.m. on your pickup day.
How to dispose of Hazardous Waste
What about Electronics
Did you know??
- 4.5 pounds of garbage is generated every day by one person.
- Americans create about 21.5 million tons of food residuals on an annual basis.
- 50, 000, 000 homes could be heated for 20 years from the amount of paper and wood we toss every year.
- 50% of all paper produced in North America is for packaging. Paper can easily be recycled or reused.