Resource Newsletter

Resource recycling guide

The Resource Recycling Guide is your source for information about the City of Mountain View's Recycling & Zero Waste programs and events. The Guide is mailed twice a year to all homes, apartments, and businesses in Mountain View. 

Annual Resource Guide 2022

Summer Resource 2021

The guide contains the Annual Collection Calendar, What Goes Where Guide, How to Recycle, Clean Up Programs, Household Hazardous Waste, E-Waste, Recycling Centers, and contact information for City staff and service providers.  It also lists Environmental Events like paper shredding, Repair Cafe, medication disposal, and backyard home composting workshops.

NEW Multilingual Resources

What Goes Where:  Spanish  Russian  Chinese

How To Recycle & Set Out Carts (Single-Family): Spanish  Russian  Chinese

How To Recycle & Set Out Carts (Multi-Family): Spanish  Russian  Chinese

PAST EditionS

  • Zero Waste by 2030: Waste Characterization Study
  • Food Scraps Update: How is YOUR Neighborhood Doing?
  • Mountain View's Diversion Progress: Less Trash Despite Increasing Population & Employment
  • Paper Recycling Challenges: China's Ban  

Annual Resource Guide 2021

Summer Resource 2020

Summer Resource 2019

Summer Resource 2018

 Summer Resource 2017

Summer Resource 2016