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2500 Michigan Ave.
Santa Monica, CA  90404

Phone: 310-458-2223
Fax: 310-264-7750
Office Hours:
Mon. - Thurs.:  8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Bulky Items Collection

Resource Recovery & Recycling (R3) provides bulky item collection Monday - Friday. Bulky items are limited to those large items that do not fit in a refuse container, such as: refrigerators, stoves, furniture and similar items. Please contact us to find out what day we are in your area.

To arrange for a bulky item collection or for more information about this special service, please contact R3 at (310) 458-2223, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Fridays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

This service is available to both Residential and Commercial customers. A fee may be assessed depending on the bulk or weight of the items.


Bulky items scheduled for collection must be placed on the curbside or in the alley by 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled pick-up day. Items should not be put out more than 48 hours prior to the collection.

Refuse produced by a construction contractor will not be collected. Contractors please refer to the Construction and Demolition Waste page. 

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