For UCSB-related waste management needs, please contact the following departments according to the services they offer.

Facilities Management

(805) 893-8300

  • General information on waste management at UCSB
  • Outdoor landfill service
  • Indoor landfill and recycling service (exception AS buildings)
  • Waste receptacle modifications/ repair
  • Lab Waste Program
  • Dumpster/ roll-off requests

Associated Students Recycling(ASR)

(805) 893-7765

  • Outdoor recycling service
  • Indoor recycling service in AS buildings
  • Outdoor food waste/ compost service
  • Vermicompost program
  • E-waste collection bins
  • Small e-waste pick-ups
  • Outreach information
  • Family Housing composting

If your waste contains hazardous materials, please contact Environmental Health & Safety.