Trash Operator

Texas Pride Disposal
Phone: (281) 342-8178 ( M-Th, 8:00-5:00; F 8:00-4:00 )

Garbage Collection Service Guidelines

Collection Guidelines (PDF)

Curbside Garbage Service
  • Collection every Monday and Thursday. Please have waste curbside by 6:30 AM.
  • Waste should be placed in personal trash cans between 20 and 96 gallons and under 50 pounds, or sturdy bags not exceeding 50 pounds. Waste should be placed curbside.
  • Yard waste should be bagged or placed in cans not exceeding 50 pounds. Branches may be placed curbside in clear, individual piles measuring no more than 3′ x 3′ x 3′, or tied and bundled no longer than 4′ in length or heavier than 50 pounds.
  • In the event service is delayed, please leave your waste / recycle curbside for collection.
Bulk Trash Collection
  • Texas Pride Disposal will collect two heavy trash/bulk items per service day. Items include furniture, appliances, carpeting (tied and bundled), fencing (nails removed, tied and bundled under 4′ in length), and other items not disposed of regularly. Items should be curbside.
Unacceptable Items
  • The following items cannot be collected: dirt, rocks, brick, concrete, liquid paints, fuels, oils, tires, pesticides, fertilizer, and batteries. Please contact us to discuss solutions for proper disposal of these items.

Recycling Collection Service Guidelines

Curbside Recycling Service
  • Collection on Wednesdays in July; Thursdays rest of the year. Have your recyclables ready by 6:30 AM.
  • Place all your recyclables LOOSE in the cart provided by Texas Pride Disposal. Overflow material may be placed in old recycling bins, bags, boxes, or containers clearly labeled RECYCLE. Additional recycling carts can be purchased from Texas the Water District for$75.00. Recycle stickers for personal containers can be purchased for $5.00.

Recycling Center

Harris County Multi Use HHW Collection Facility

6900 Hahl Road, Houston, Texas 77040
(281) 560-6200


  • Wednesday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Second Saturday each Month: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm


  • Car Batteries, Motor Oil and Filters, Antifreeze, Tires, Latex and Oil Based Paint, Paint Strippers and Thinners, Household Chemicals, Flammable Liquids, Mercury, Herbicides, Pesticides, Lawn Chemicals, Pool Chemicals, Aerosols, Small Propane Cylinders, Cleaners, Cooking Oil, Grease, Fluorescent Bulbs, Rechargeable Batteries


In the event that your service day falls on a holiday, collection will occur on the Thursday following the holiday.

Texas Pride Disposal reserves the right to add, delete or change holidays; and will notify residents of any such alteration to the holidays at least thirty (30) days in advance.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Independence Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day