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San Francisco Health Code:

Article 6 Garbage & Refuse

Article 6 Rules & Regs (pdf)

 
Solid Waste Programs

Refuse Liens

Mandatory Refuse Service (MRS)

Local Enforcement Agency (LEA)

Refuse Collection Vehicles

 
Related Programs

Hazardous Materials

Hazardous Waste

Noise

 
Related Agencies

CalRecycle

SF Environment

SF DPW

 
Program Contacts:
Solid Waste Facilities/LEA

Rachel Yuen Cheng
Sr. Env. Health Inspector
415-252-3994
Rachel.Cheng@sfdph.org

Refuse Collection Vehicles

The refuse collection vehicles program ensures the vehicles used to collect refuse are operated in a sanitary and safe manner by the licensed refuse collectors.

 

Principal Activities and Services

  • Permits and Inspects refuse collection vehicles
  • Responds to public complaints associated with refuse collection
  • Works with federal contracting agencies to ensure that federal contracts for refuse collection harmonize with city laws and regulations

 

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Making a Complaint

  For complaints about illegal dumping or garbage, call or visit 311.

311 City Customer Service Agency - Service 24x7

San Francisco Department of Public Health Environmental Health Branch