Envirolink Newsletter

January 2020

household hazardous wasteConvenient Recycling Services

A typical home can contain an array of household hazardous products for cleaning, painting, and disinfecting the house. The Waste Management At-Your-Door Special Collection program gives Diamond Bar residents a convenient and free way to dispose of unwanted household chemicals. To schedule a pickup call (800) 449-7587, or place your request online.

organic material recyclingOrganics Recycling Help for Restaurants

As of January 1, 2017, AB 1826, a law aimed at diverting organics from the landfill, became effective. All businesses that generate certain amounts of regular and organic waste are required to implement an organics recycling program. For a limited time and while supplies last, the City is providing free indoor organic recycling bins to Diamond Bar based restaurants looking to start an organics recycling program. To obtain a bin please contact the City at (909) 839-7015.

gardening workshopFree Home Gardening Workshop

Individuals looking to create a healthier, more sustainable home garden are encouraged to attend a free workshop taking place Wednesday, March 4 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Diamond Bar Center. There is no cost to attend the workshop, however, regular and worm compost bins will be available for purchase at the end of the workshop for a reduced price of $40 and $65, respectively. Diamond Bar Center is located at 1600 Grand Avenue. For more information, call (909) 839-7015.