Phoenix Recycling and Diversion Programs

​​​​​​​​The city of Phoenix has a goal to divert 40 percent of trash from the landfill by 2020; and to achieve zero waste by the year 2050. The Public Works Department provides various solid waste programs to divert and capture as much materials as possible to be reused, repurposed or recycled. 

Below are the current programs implemented to divert materials from the landfill, preserve natural resources and and repurpose aready-used resources for further consumption. 

​For questions about any of the solid waste diversion programs offered, please call the Public Works Customer Service line at 602-262-6251 or email


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