VBI provides residential service for much of north Bakersfield, Oildale and Rosedale. Standard service is (1) 96 gallon blue cart for mixed recyclables, (1) 96 gallon green cart for yard waste, and (1) 96 gallon tan cart for trash in unincorporated Kern County. The tan and green carts are serviced weekly while the blue cart is serviced every other week. Please reference below for acceptable items in each cart.
If you need more carts, we can help. Please call our office for options and pricing. OR,
We have temporary (or “on-call”) bins available for small to medium household clean-ups. We can also provide large 25-yd or 40-yd roll-off bins for large clean-ups and remodels. Please fill out applications for these services or contact us for further information.
All hazardous waste can be taken to the County Special Waste Facility located at 4951 Standard Street. This includes batteries, pesticides, insecticides, paint, motor oil, antifreeze, chemicals, needles, etc.