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Garbage and Recycle Collection

Waste Connections provides residential garbage and recycle collection in the City of Olive Branch. Use the tool below to find your scheduled collection day, sign up for reminders and notifications regarding delayed service due to holidays, and a calendar view of your scheduled collection days. Use the Wizard for a list of recycle and/or disposable items, and find links to the Google Play and Apple Stores, for apps you can include on your phone and/or tablet.




  • Plastics #1 and #2 only
    • Transparent: Soda and water bottles, as well as food jars, like peanut butter and mayo.
    • Please, NO other clear plastics, like clamshell packaging. We only accept #1 plastic bottles and food jars without lids.
    • Translucent onlyno color plastic: Milk, vinegar, windshield washer fluid, etc.
  • Cardboard: Corrugated cardboard boxes only
    • Corrugated cardboard boxes have three (3) layers, two flat with a wavy later in the middle.
    • Please, NO food-soiled pizza boxes or wax-coated freezer boxes.
  • Mixed paper and paperboard
    • Paperboard (cereal boxes, cracker boxes, soda boxes, etc.), newspaper, magazines, junk mail, office paper, envelopes, brown paper bags, and paper egg cartons.
  • Aluminum cans
    • Beverage cans only, please.

Yard Waste

  • Agricultural waste
  • Branches
  • Christmas trees
  • Flower pots
  • Garden debris
  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves
  • Shrubbery
  • Stumps
  • Tree trunks
  • Vegetables

Bulk Waste

  • Book cases
  • Couches
  • Desks
  • Dressers
  • Entertainment centers
  • Household furniture
  • Kitchen tables
  • Sofas
  • Toys


  • Air conditioners
  • Barbecue grills
  • Box fans
  • Ceiling fans
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Dishwashers
  • Dryers
  • Freezers
  • Humidifiers
  • Microwaves
  • Refrigerators
  • Stoves
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Washers
  • Water heaters
  • Water softeners

Landfill Transfer

  • Barrels
  • Tanks



  • Aluminum foil
  • Plastics #3 though #7
  • Food-soiled containers
  • Nonferrous metals (metals that don’t contain iron, are non-magnetic, such as brass/copper)
  • Plastic bags
  • Waxed cardboard
  • Steel
  • Pallets
  • Styrofoam containers
  • Tissue paper

Yard Waste

  • Dirt


  • Propane tanks

Landfill Transfer

  • Abrasives
  • Animal waste
  • Batteries
  • Corrosive waste
  • Flammable waste
  • Fluorescent light bulbs (large quantities)
  • Off-spec raw materials
  • PCB materials
  • Refinery brick materials
  • Cars, trucks, motor homes, buses (no vehicles)


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Contact Us

  • 662-892-9200
  • City of Olive Branch, MS
    9200 Pigeon Roost
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.