Trash & Recycling
The City of City of Hemet’s trash, recyclables, and organic waste are collected by CR&R Environmental Services (CR&R). For customer service, including establishing service, change of address, cart replacement, bulky item pickups, temporary bins, please call CR&R Customer Care at (800) 755-8112.
5 Digit Addresses
If your residence has a 5 digit address, your solid waste service provider is Waste Management of the Inland Empire. Please contact them with any of your questions or concerns. Their customer service number is 1-800-423-9986.
**Sharps Kiosk Collection Program**
The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources (RCDWR) accepts home generated sharps and needles for free disposal at Lamb Canyon Sanitary Landfill from Riverside County residents. CalRecycle awarded a grant to RCDWR that provided 2 sharps kiosks (for the collection of sharps containers). For locations of the sharps kiosks and instruction on how to make an approved sharps disposal container, please visit the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources website.
Recycle Waste Paint
Recycle your leftover paint with PaintCare, an industry sponsored paint stewardship non-profit program established to manage the reuse, recycling and proper disposal of unused architectural paint. PaintCare has established hundreds of drop-off sites at paint retail stores, government-run household hazardous waste facilities, and other locations across California. These drop-off sites will accept program products (primarily latex and oil based paint) from all residents and certain businesses.