Valley Vista Services is the franchise hauler providing refuse service to El Monte’s commercial sector. Please contact V.V.S. with any issues regarding refuse collection at 800-442-6454.
New Food & Yard Waste Rules - SB 1383
Effective July 1 2022
On October 5, 2021, the El Monte City Council passed the City’s Mandatory Organic Waste Disposal reduction ordinance (Ordinance #3006) requiring all residential, commercial and multi-family premises in the City to subscribe to the City’s Organic Waste Reduction Program. The City of El Monte will be implementing various measures to achieve the state-mandated waste diversion goals. Information on food waste for businesses and commercial compliance can be found at California’s Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Strategy.