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Waste Connections of Texas - Rio Grande Valley

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Providing residential garbage collection, commercial waste and roll-off services


1200 E El Cibolo Rd., Edinburg, TX 78542

Monday through Friday
Customer service available Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm
Check, Money Order, and credit card payments only.


Commercial Services

Front Load Services

Our Front End Load commercial waste containers come in a variety of sizes and are made of heavy duty steel. If you are required to have an enclosure, please consult the dimensions and enclosure requirements below to ensure you have the space necessary to accommodate your container.  If you need help choosing, please contact us and ask to speak with one of our skilled commercial garbage collection experts to better assess your waste disposal needs.

Locking devices are also available to help make your commercial waste containers more manageable and secure.

Front End Load Container Enclosure Requirements

  • Pad

    While pads may not always be required, the minimum inside dimensions for pads are 12’ wide and 12’ deep. Concrete must be 3000 p.s.i., steel-reinforced and 6” thick. Top of pad must be at ground level with a concrete apron at least 4’ long.

  • Gate Opening

    Recommended minimum is 12’ hinge to hinge. Gates must open 180 ÌŠ. (Hinges should be on outside of wall) To prevent the wind from causing damage during service, a gate stop should be located 135 ÌŠ from closed position.

  • Our trucks need room to work!

    Front-loader trucks are approximately 32’ long when carrying the commercial waste container. They require a vertical clearance of up to 22’ when dumping the container. Please make sure that no vehicles are blocking the container on the day(s) of pickup.


Front End Loading Holds Height Width Length

Image of 4-yard front-end loading commercial dumpster.

28 bags garbage 4.0' 4.5' 6'

Image of 6-yard front-end loading commercial dumpster.

42 bags garbage 5.0' 5.5' 6'

Image of 8-yard front-end loading commercial dumpster

56 bags garbage 6.5' 5.5' 6'

Allowed Items for Commercial Garbage Collection

  • Cardboard, broken down
  • Commercial trash
  • Small amount of bagged yard waste

* Please close lid on container to help us collect trash properly.

Not Allowed Items For Commercial Garbage Collection

  • Appliances containing CFCs
  • Asbestos
  • Batteries
  • Concrete
  • Dirt, soil
  • Electronics
  • Hazardous waste
  • Manure
  • Medical equipment
  • Medical waste (such as needles)
  • Oils
  • Paints
  • Tires

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