Other Specialty Recycling

Bulky items, Furniture and Other Reusable Surplus Material


Submit FSR for Pick Up. (Click Here to Submit FSR)

For issues with active property ID tags, please contact Material Management.

Cardboard – All boxes should be broken down.

Small amounts can be places next to blue bins for pick up.

Medium amounts – email ZeroWaste@ucla.edu for pick-up.

Large amount – Submit an FSR for pick-up.

Construction Waste


Submit a Facilities Service Request (FSR) for pick-up. (Click Here to Submit FSR)

Please note: 72 hours’ advance notice required. for pick-up

Compost Waste


Dining Facilities currently have compost waste management programs.

Collection stations can be found throughout campus in major walkways and nearby food service areas. Diverting organics out of the landfill is a critical component of our zero waste goals. Currently, YRL and Powell Libraries have indoor compost receptacles as well as ASUCLA dining facilities with more indoor compost collection to come in the future. Check back for more information and progress in this area.

Handheld electronics and accessories


All e-waste requests must be submitted online here.

Hazardous Waste (Includes chemicals, paint/paint cans, sharps and  lab waste)


For help disposing of Hazardous waste, contact EHS Hazardous Waste Management

Packaging Material


Put in large bin.

Large amounts (move related) – Submit a Facilities Service Request (FSR) for pick-up.(Click Here to Submit FSR)

Wood Pallets

wood pallet

Free pick-up available.  Pallets only.  Please submit an FSR for all other large wooden materials.

Please contact ZeroWaste@ucla.edu for pick-up.

Note: 72 hours’ notice required.