Trash and Recycling collection services for Cal-Waste’s residential customers in the City of Angels Camp include once-a-week scheduled curbside collection using the three-cart system.

Carts are available in a variety of sizes, including:

  • 35-Gallon Gray Cart for Trash – Once a Week
  • 65-Gallon Gray Cart for Trash – Once a Week
  • 95-Gallon Gray Cart for Trash – Once a Week
  • 95-Gallon Blue Cart for Recycling – Every Other Week
  • 65-Gallon Green Cart for Yard and Garden Waste – Every Other Week

Recycling collection and Yard & Garden service is provided every other week on an alternating fixed schedule. Click here to view the schedule.
Multiple cart options are available upon request. Please call our Customer Service office at (209) 795-1532.

You may also request a Collection Calendar by contacting us, and we’ll be happy to send you one via mail or email.

Acceptable and Unacceptable Materials List

For a list of acceptable and unacceptable materials for Cal-Waste’s curbside recycling program, please review the list of do’s and don’ts. Note: Please do not place any batteries in Cal-Waste’s collection carts. Household alkaline batteries (including A, AA, AAA, C, D, 6-volt and 9-volt), cell phones, smart phones, iPods and other mp3 players, and their chargers can be dropped off free of charge at: Red Hill Transfer Station, Gambi Disposal, Wilseyville Transfer Station, Rock Creek Solid Waste Facility, and Avery Transfer Station.

Your community uses a BLUE cart for recycling. Click here for blue cart do’s and don’ts. For a Spanish version, click here.

Additional services are available upon request, including:

Debris Boxes

Cal-Waste offers 10- to 30-cubic yard Debris Boxes for projects of all sizes. View our available sizes by visiting our Debris Boxes page, then call our knowledgeable Customer Service representative to determine your specific needs! Call (209)795-1532.

Bulky Waste Pick Up

Residential customers are offered curbside bulky waste pick-up at an additional cost. To schedule a pick-up, please call one week in advance to make an appointment.

What’s considered Bulky Waste? Furniture, mattresses, appliances and even televisions, stereos, computers and other electronic equipment. No one item shall exceed 50 pounds.

Handy Hauler

Included in the curbside service is one FREE Handy Hauler to be used for general cleanup. Just call our office to schedule.

Additional Handy haulers are available at for a fee. Conveniently sized at 3.5 cubic yards capacity, our Handy Haulers are the one-size, one-price solution when you have a lot more trash or yard debris than will fit in a normal weekly pickup. One low price includes delivery, removal and disposal of 3.5 cubic yards of almost anything you can fit inside.

Have a project? Handy Haulers are perfect for Spring Cleaning, remodels, or cleaning up your yard.

Other Calaveras County communities served by Cal-Waste include Arnold, Avery, Big Trees, Blue Lake Springs, Burson, Campo Seco, Copperopolis, Forest Meadows, Jenny Lind, Lake Tulloch, Milton, Mokelumne Hill, Murphys, Railroad Flat, Rancho Calaveras, San Andreas, Toyon, Valley Springs, Wallace, West Point and Wilseyville.