Environmental Services

  1. Air Pollution

    Learn about ways to reduce air pollution and SCAQMD's lawn and garden equipment exchange programs.

  2. Beverage Container Recycling

    Want to put some money back in your pocket? Click here to find out where you can recycle your beverage containers in Fountain Valley.

  3. Car Washing

    Tips on Car Washing

  4. Construction & Demolition

    This page contains information about the California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen) that applies to new residential and non-residential building construction, demolition and certain additions and alteration projects.

  5. Energy Efficiency

    Through the Orange County Cities Energy Partnership, we are working closely with Southern California Edison and our neighbors in Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Westminster and Costa Mesa to identify and create projects to improve long-term energy efficiency and sustainability throughout our local area.

  6. Food Waste Recycling

    Assembly Bill 1826 requires businesses to recycle organic material beginning April 1, 2016. Find out how to meet this new requirement, reduce trash disposal costs, and help reduce hunger in the community.

  7. How Do I Dispose of...

    This page contains information on how to properly and legally dispose of various items including; old Medicines, Sharps, Fluorescent light bulbs, Household Hazardous Waste, Electronic Waste and Household Batteries.

  8. Integrated Pest Management

    For many years, the trend in pest management increasingly relied on synthetic chemical pesticides. The result has been not only a tremendous increase in the use of many dangerous chemicals, but also an increase in the number of pests that are resistant to the pesticides or new organisms becoming pests.

  9. Kid's Corner

    Review programs and resources for kids.

  10. Neighborhood Clean-Up Events

    This page contains information about the City's continuing beautification efforts.

  11. Residential Used Oil Collection

    Do you change your own oil? Learn how to legally dispose of motor oil and used oil filters.

  12. Resources & Publications

    Review news, multimedia, brochures, posters, and more related to environment services.

  13. Sewer Overflow

    Concerns over sewage spills polluting local waterways have prompted the state to enact several measures to prevent their occurrence.

  14. Stormwater Pollution

    Learn how to prevent water pollution, and find links to related resources.

  15. Street Sweeping

    Review the street sweeping schedule for Fountain Valley.

  16. Trash Disposal & Recycling

    Rainbow Environmental Services provides a modern, automated waste collection and recycling program for residential customers with trash can service.

  17. Water Conservation

    Access information about water services and conservation.

  18. Water Pollution

    Learn what to do when you notice water pollution.