The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division is committed to the preservation of Ventura's environment through innovative waste reduction and pollution prevention programs, including effective public education and outreach for residents and businesses.
Are you looking for information on Household Hazardous Waste Disposal? Are you a commercial business looking for technical assistance to reduce waste or conserve energy and water? As a homeowner, do you have questions about your recycling and trash service? Do you want to know more about what we do to educate the community? Find it all here!
Big Bellies: Taking A Big Bite Out of Trash
This past August, The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division, in partnership with the Downtown Ventura Partners (DVP), installed 30 Big Belly trash and recycling bins. These containers are state-of-the-art, using solar power to self-compact trash, which reduces the amount of necessary pick-ups, saving money. These bins provide easy recycling at each trash container too. This will help Ventura to divert even more recyclables from the landfill, encourage public recycling, and eliminate unsightly scavenging of recyclables. READ THE FULL ARTICLE.