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Posted on: November 21, 2020

Food Waste Drop-off Pilot Program

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The City of West University Place is partnering with Zero Waste Houston to implement food waste/food scrap drop-off pilot program at no cost to residents.  This pilot program will be held every Saturday starting December 5 through January 23.  This is for West U residents only and proof of residency will be required. 

WHEN:  Every Saturday from Dec. 5 through January 23

LOCATION: Drop-off location in front of 3826 Milton St.

DROP-OFF TIME: 9:00 am - noon

Residents can bring food waste/scraps in any container which can be easily emptied of its contents (i.e. 5 gallon bucket, pail, container with lid).  Zero Waste staff will be on-hand to collect the food waste and offer to rinse containers.

For a complete list of items accepted and not accepted, please visit (click on the Food Waste Pilot Program link in the menu)

For more information about this pilot program, send an email to or call the Public Works offices at 713-662-5839.

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