Appliance Recycling Program
Curbside collection of appliances such as
air compressors, refrigerators, dishwashers,
stoves, washers/dryers, water heaters, microwaves, evaporative coolers, etc.
is available and must be scheduled in advance.
For customer convenience, the fee for this service is added
to your monthly City of Mesa utility bill.
Why should I recycle my appliances?
- Safe Freon removal - Since 1992, federal law prohibits the release of
ozone depleting refrigerants into the atmosphere. Freon must be first
be removed from appliances by a certified technician before they can be
- Conserve natural resources - Appliances are broken down into parts
and recycled accordingly.
What days are available for pick up in my area?
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How much does it cost?
Mesa residents will be charged $16.49 for each appliance
picked up at their home. There is also a $10 charge for
every appliance that contains Freon.
How do I schedule this service?
Appliance collection must be scheduled in advance by
contacting Solid Waste at (480) 644-6789. Residents may
also submit an
and a Solid Waste representative will call you within one
business day to schedule the pickup.
To prepare for pickup, and for safety reasons, please
follow the guidelines listed below relating to refrigerators,
freezers or freezer chests, ovens, or any other appliance that
may pose a hazard to children:
- Remove refrigerator and/or freezer doors.
- Tape refrigerator and/or freezer doors shut using strong
- Lay refrigerator and/or freezer on curb with doors face
Are there alternative recycling options?
Appliances may be brought to any
Household Hazardous Waste or
A.C.E. Express collection event at no charge. Limit of two
appliances per event please.
Solid Waste Management Department
Mesa, AZ 85211
Walk-in service requests/payments:
55 N. Center St.
6935 E. Decatur St.
Mesa, AZ 85207
7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Fridays & holidays
Missed barrel notification
Barrel collection schedule
Barrel or service requests
All other service requests should be directed to
Charlie the Recycling Chimp school
Email us (General Questions)