Environmental Services

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Our Mission 

Our mission is to be dedicated, environmentally responsible stewards of our community and the earth. Our goal is to sustain and improve the quality of life of all who call Frisco their home and to safeguard our natural resources for present and future generations. We are responsible for residential recycling and trash services, commercial building waste and recycling services, environmental education and outreach, and household hazardous waste safe disposal.

Holiday Schedule

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, curbside services: recycling, trash, and yard waste collection, will be delayed by one day. If your regular service day is Thursdays, your collections will occur on Friday, November 27. If your regular services are collected on Fridays, your collections will occur on Saturday, November 28. All curbside services will resume regular collection schedules Monday, November 30. 

The Environmental Collection Center , Household Chemical and Electronics Disposal and Reuse Center, and the Environmental Services offices will be closed Thursday, November 26 and reopen Monday, November 30. 

Introducing: Fast Lane Fridays

New: Reserve a time slot to avoid the wait.

Fridays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. with a reservation.

Did you know that you can drop-off items like household cleaners, automotive chemicals, fertilizers, paints, light bulbs, batteries, and electronics for environmentally safe disposal and recycling?

Visit Household Chemical Disposal to reserve a time during Fast Lane Fridays (1 to 3 p.m.).

Follow the instructions to book online (choose next available), fill out the form, and arrive during the 15 minutes allotted with your current Frisco water bill, matching driver's license and the items you're disposing.

Chunk Your Junk Logo

Next Chunk Your Junk is February 6 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Environmental Collection Center.

We anticipate large crowds at Chunk Your Junk, please follow the guidelines to keep our community safe:

  • For safety, a face covering is encouraged when dropping off materials. No walk-up drop-offs are permitted.
  • This is a Do-It-Yourself Disposal Event. Residents must unload all of their own items, EXCEPT for HHW items.
  • DO NOT get out of your car in the HHW disposal area. Please have items ready in the trunk, so an attendant can unload them.

Consider avoiding the crowds by visiting our Environmental Collection Center on Wed 2 to 5 p.m. and Sat from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. to dispose of HHW and electronics. Single-stream recycling, cardboard, Styrofoam, oil, clothing donations, and batteries can be taken to our facility at 6616 Walnut Street from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Trash and yard waste can be taken to the Custer Transfer Station at 9901 Custer Road in Plano, open Mon-Sat 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bring your driver’s license and a current Frisco water bill with matching address when you visit. 

City of Frisco Environmental Services 2020 Calendar (PDF)

For holiday schedule information, workshops, and events - please refer to the 2020 calendar. The calendar is also available for pickup at the Environmental Services offices 6616 Walnut Street in Frisco, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.