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    While the name is changing, our commitment to our customers hasn’t. So you can expect the same reliable recycling and solid waste collection, transfer and disposal services we’ve always provided in Kalamazoo from Republic Services.

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    Count on Republic Services for proper disposal of sharps materials such as needles and lancets. Our safe and convenient program helps prevent injury and infection while helping you dispose of sharps safely.

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Republic Services of Kalamazoo

Your local team at Republic Services is devoted to meeting your needs every day. We’re dedicated to providing cost-effective garbage collection, recycling and solid waste disposal solutions for your home, business or government entity.

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Properly dispose of sharps materials at homes and healthcare centers.

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As your Waste Stream Advisors, we can provide business-minded, full-scale services for your industry.

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Find the right waste management and recycling services for construction, demolition and renovation projects.

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Our landfills are highly engineered facilities that safely manage a variety of waste materials and protect the environment.

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Kalamazoo FAQs

What time does the trash have to be out at the curb?
All refuse must be placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on your collection day.

What do you accept for curbside recycling?

Aluminum and metal cans
(labels do not have to be removed)
Plastic #1
Plastic #2
Plastic #3
Plastic #4
Plastic #5
Plastic #6
Plastic #7
Newspaper (Please bundle or tie)
Corrugated Cardboard/box board
(i.e. cereal, soda, beer type packaging).

Building Materials or scrap metal
Waxed paper
Window glass, light bulbs or ceramics
Light bulbs
Ceramic dishes
Plastic or wax coated paper (milk cartons)
Hardcover books
Does the trash inside the cart have to bagged?
Yes. All trash must be bagged and placed inside the toter (if applicable) or your own personal trash cans. If you do not use trash cans please make sure your bagged trash is securely prepared.

Do you take large items and when?
Please contact a customer service representative 24 hours in advance of your pickup day to schedule a pickup for large items. We pick up most large items (such as appliances or furniture) on your normal trash pickup day (sometimes with a different vehicle). Additional charges may apply. Call us at (877) 698-7274.

What if we have extra bags?
Please call our office 24 hours in advance to advise us of the extra trash. There will be an extra charge for additional bags of trash.

When will you pick up my bagged leaves?
We will pick up leaves starting April 1 through November 30 for individual subscription accounts. If you are in a city or town where you pay for your trash service through you taxes, please contact your city or town for leaf removal instructions. Yard waste service not available in all areas. Please contact customer service to inquire if yard waste service is available in your area.

What will you not pick up?
We will not pick up:
flammable products oil
tires animal carcasses
manure tree stumps
dirt stone
rock brick
lead, acid/wet cell batteries railroad ties
toxic materials bio-hazardous materials or waste
propane/oxygen/helium tanks items containing gas or oil
explosives live ammunition or weapons
large amounts of animal waste oversized brush (longer than 4 feet in length or 6 inches in diameter)
bags weighing more than 50 pounds
...or any items that cannot be safely loaded by our crews for removal or any items that may damage our hauling equipment

When will you pick up my yard debris?
All yard waste to be collected must be prepared accordingly and placed to the curb for collection.
  • Brush and limbs must be cut into 4-foot lengths, bundled with rope or twine and should not exceed 50 pounds.
  • Tree limbs that are larger than 2 inches in diameter and 4 feet in length will not be collected.
Where do you provide services?
We operate approximately 400 local hauling divisions nationwide, including in Michigan.

Republic Services of Kalamazoo
3432 Gembrit Circle
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Phone: (517) 265-1335
Republic Services of Adrian
1627 Parr Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221
Phone: (517) 265-1335
Republic Services of Marshall
14800 North P Drive
Marshall, MI 49068
Phone: (517) 265-1335
Customer Service
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Contact Information

3432 Gembrit Circle
MI 49001

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Main Office: 877-698-7274


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