It helps decrease the amount of garbage and waste in our landfills.


Respecting the Earth simply means being nice to it. Don’t Trash it!

Our new Split-Body Trucks

Powered by natural gas and they pick up garbage & recycling in 2 separate compartments.

Pittsburg Disposal Origins

Pittsburg Disposal is owned and operated by the Garaventa family.

Welcome to Pittsburg Disposal’s website.

Notice: We will picking up your garbage and recycling on July 4th, 2018. For more information:
please click here.

We have a new name: Mt. Diablo Resource Recovery.

Although our name has changed, we are still the same company with the same great service. We have changed the name of our company to reflect what we do, which is recycling and recovering items. We are not a landfill company, we collect, recycle and recover. Our name change reflects what we actually do and our environmental goals.
Pittsburg Disposal Service, a Garaventa Company, is the local recycling and garbage company for the City of Pittsburg, and has served the needs of Pittsburg residents for over 75 years.

Here, you’ll find clear, helpful information on our reasonable rates, wide-ranging service options, and convenient pick-up arrangements.

Want to know more?

Just call (925) 432-6262 and ask for Customer Service or email us at