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Recyclables and Waste Disposal

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Residential and Commercial Hauling Services

MarBorg Industries is the exclusive provider of refuse, recycling and greenwaste collection services to residents and businesses in Goleta. MarBorg has implemented automated collection service to most of the City’s residential neighborhoods, at significantly discounted rates. In addition, a variety of enhanced or new collection services are provided, including:

  • Unlimited Recyclables Collection: Residents may request additional recycling containers, at no additional charge.
  • Unlimited Greenwaste Collection: Residents may request additional greenwaste containers, at no additional charge.
  • Curbside Battery Collection: Residents may now place household batteries in a zip-lock baggy and place it on their recyclables container for collection on the normal recycling collection day.
  • Medical Sharps Collection: Residents who generate medical sharps waste (hypodermic needles, lances, etc.), may request an approved medical sharps container from MarBorg. The 1-gallon container comes with postage-paid return packaging for shipping to a medical waste disposal company. To request a sharps container, contact MarBorg at the Link above.
  • Bulky Item Collection: Residents may now request up to two annual curbside collections of bulky items such as furniture, appliances and other items that cannot be placed into the refuse container. In addition, MarBorg will collect computer monitors and televisions without limitation. Finally, bulky item collection services have now been extended to residents living in apartments, townhouses and condominium complexes. To schedule a bulky item collection simply contact MarBorg at the link above.

MarBorg Industries also operates a recycling buy-back center, ABOP (Antifreeze, (auto) Battery, (motor) Oil, and (latex) Paint), and electronic waste collection facility located at:

Goleta Recycling Center
20 David Love Pl
Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 964-1498

Less is More and CalRecycle have very informative websites and are great resources for Reduce - Reuse - Recycle information.

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