Recycling, Compost, and Waste

For information about waste, recycling, and yard waste services, visit the DPS Services Page. Information includes pickup days, cart information, and special waste events. 

Green bin with SOCRRA logo outside Opens in new windowThe city of Royal Oak partnered with twelve Eastern Michigan municipalities to form SOCRRA, a municipal corporation founded in the early '50s. SOCRRA handles the waste and recycling efforts of residents and businesses. SOCRRA offers convenient curbside and drop-off location options. The drop-off locations also offer additional services like nontraditional recycling, yard waste composting, and hazardous waste disposal. 

Make An Appointment with SOCRRA

Waste Widget - A to Z Directory
SOCRRA Guide explaining how to prepare items for recycling. Click link above for accessibility pdf.