Wednesday, October 5th, 2022.
Our mission to develop, implement, and support efficient and sustainable programs for waste reduction, reuse, recycling, hazardous waste Management, composting and recycled-content purchasing for Imperial Valley citizens in accordance with local, state, and national mandates. Brawley, Calipatria, Imperial, Calexico, El Centro, Westmorland, Holtville and County of Imperial are included in our scope area.
If you are looking for a fun way to learn about the environment, this is the page for you. We have included links to interactive games, word search puzzles, and a coloring book. To start having fun, click here.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facilities
Enter Highway 86 and G Street- open every other Sunday morning
September 18, 2022
September 4th CLOSED (Labor Day)
from 8 A.M. to 12 Noon

500 W 5th Street – open every other Sunday morning
September 11 & 25, 2022
from 8 A.M. to 12 Noon

El Centro
702 E Heil Avenue- open every Saturday morning
September 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2022
from 8 A.M. to 12 Noon
City Cleanups
City of El Centro Community Clean-up Event
Saturday October 1, 2022
From 8:00am – 12:00pm
599 E. Main Street
City of Heber Community Clean-up Event
Saturday October 15, 2022
From 8:00am – 12:00pm
1184 Rockwood Ave
Read City Cleanup Restrictions here.
The Majestic Plastic Bag - A Mockumentary
A plastic bag encounters enemies and escapes death on its epic migration to its final destination: the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. View Video.
Turning Plastic back into Oil
Man invents machine to convert plastic into oil. Read here.
Illegal Dumping
Extended information regarding illegal tire dumping is available here. REPORT - ACT - INFORM.

What Cities Need to Know About SB 1383 and Funding Organic Waste Management