Recology San Mateo County collects holiday trees curbside for composting between January 3rd and January 31st, on your regular collection day.  Please remove all decorations and tree stands (flocked trees are accepted) before placing next to your green compost cart or inside your cart, trunk sticking out. Trees may be up to 8 feet in length. If your tree is longer than 8 feet, please cut the tree before placing the pieces next to or in your compost cart. After January 31st, please cut the tree to fit inside the compost cart.

Apartment Managers/Owners:
Please call to arrange for the collection of holiday trees. Trees can be collected in a designated area or in a dropbox for no additional charge. For more information, contact customer service at 650.595.3900 or visit our contact us page.