Independence Day Collection Delay
Collection of trash, recycling, and yard waste will not be collected on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular collection will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week, with Friday collection occurring on Saturday. Learn more
Our Environmental Management System (EMS) empowers every employee to become an environmental steward.
Our environmental responsibility
We provide answers for safe and smart waste disposal and recycling. We know where it should go and can help you get it there.
Waste & Recycling
Find waste and recycling programs available in your community as well as what is and isn’t accepted.
Collection & Drop-off
Find collection days and times for your community as well as our numerous drop-off locations.
My Collection & Drop-off
Visit one of our numerous locations convenient to Central Iowa residents and businesses.
Check out ways Metro Waste Authority is taking the initiative to protect the environment.