Trash | Recycling Programs

Texas Pride Disposal is our current recycling and trash contractor.
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Texas Pride observes four holidays and when a holiday falls on Tuesday scheduled recycling pick-up date then be aware that it won’t occur until the NEXT regular pick-up date.

New Year’s Day

Independence Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day

Recycling Program

Please wash out all food containers before recycling. Break down all cardboard boxes.



Corrugated cardboard (boxes)
Clean pizza boxes, soda, and beer boxes
Telephone books
Paperboard boxes
Office/school paper (all colors), fax paper
Paper cardboard dairy/juice cartons, egg cartons
Envelopes, letters, unsolicited direct mail (including window envelopes)


Waxed Paper
Mixed metal and paper
Food-contaminated paper
Food/seed bags
Cereal box liners
Slick-coated food boxes
Tissue paper or foil gift wrap
Tyvek envelopes
Hardback books



brown and
green glass


Metal or plastic bottle caps, corks, and lids
Broken glass
Mirror or window glass
Glass plates
Light Bulbs
Heat-resistant glass (e.g. Pyrex)
Ceramics: dishware, ovenware, and decorative items



Codes #1-7 (More information)
Soda and water bottles
Milk, juice, and oil jugs
Dish, shampoo, lotion, and soap bottles
Bleach, detergent, and other household cleaning containers
Butter and ice cream tubs
Yogurt cups and microwave trays
Clean plastic flower pots
Prescription pill bottles (Check recycle # on bottle and wash out all residue)
Thin plastic (e.g. grocery store bags, newspaper sleeve)


Plastic without a recycling symbol
Pesticide and chemical containers
Anti-freeze and motor oil containers
Laundry baskets and unsanitary containers



Aluminium cans (e.g. food and pet)
Aluminium foil, pie tins, trays, etc.
Jar lids


Paint and aerosol containers
Pesticide and chemical containers
Syringes and needles
Oil filters and batteries



Computer parts
Medical waste and biohazard

Trash Program


Household trash will be collected near the garage or side-yard gate in resident-owned cans between 20 and 95 gallons and under 50 pounds, or bags under 50 pounds.


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.

BULK items

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.

EXCLUDED Items include:

Acids, car batteries, car parts, car tires, chemicals, construction and remodeling trash (to include concrete, large quantities or rolls of carpeting, fencing, construction materials and debris), dirt, paint, large pieces of furniture including couches and sleeper sofas over 5 ft. in length, furniture with metal frames, metal bed frames, oil and tires, refrigerators (if Freon has not been remove and tagged), tree trunks and branches more than 3 inches in diameter and Hazardous waste. Hazardous waste items should be disposed of by residents at approved Household Waste Disposal facilities. Large pieces of glass (must be broken and placed in cardboard box and weigh less than 40 pounds), gravel, human or animal fecal waste (if not contained in plastic bag or closed boxes so Contractor employees do not come into direct contact with fecal material while loading into truck), paint, petroleum products or filters, rocks, and sand. Contact Texas Pride to clarify and coordinate pickup at extra charge, as necessary.