Bulk Trash Collection

Bulk Item Pickup


Rumpke will collect one bulky item per week, such as a couch, appliance or mattress. Please contact Rumpke at 1-800-828-8171 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at least 24-hours prior to your regular collection day to schedule a bulk item pickup.

Acceptable Items:

  • Mattress and box spring - wrapped in plastic
  • Furniture - cloth wrapped in plastic
  • Appliances - without Freon
  • Excessive amounts of bagged trash
  • Child play equipment - broken down into smaller pieces, no longer than 4 foot
  • Carpet  - cut into 3 foot wide and rolled
  • Television set under 32"

Unacceptable Items:

  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Liquids
  • Combustible & hazardous materials
  • Rocks, dirt and construction debris
  • Appliances with Freon
  • Propane tanks
  • Television sets over 32"

Please follow these steps to prepare large items for collection:

  • Contact Rumpke at least 24-hours prior to your collection day for bulk item pickup – 1-800-828-8171. 
  • Mattresses, box springs and any upholstered items must be completely wrapped in plastic and sealed. You can purchase plastic wrap and duct tape from a local hardware store. 
  • Freon containing appliances require special handling procedures prior to collection. Contact Rumpke at 1-800-828-8171 for more details. 
  • Items that include large pieces of glass (mirrors, tables, etc.) should be wrapped in plastic and sealed.
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