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Commercial Collection

Commercial Collection

Southwest Disposal offers containers ranging from 2 – 8 cubic yard dumpsters. Our local customer service professionals are standing by to help you determine the right size front-load containers and frequency of service to fit your personal or business needs and budget.

Commercial Dumpster Sizes

One cubic yard is equal to four 55-gallon drums, or seven 30-gallon garbage cans. All sizes are approximate.

Front Load Sizes Width Depth Height
2 Cubic Yard Dumpster 84" 35" 42-1/2"
3 Cubic Yard Dumpster 84" 41-1/2" 54"
4 Cubic Yard Dumpster 84" 50-1/2" 59"
6 Cubic Yard Dumpster 84" 66" 59-1/2"
8 Cubic Yard Dumpster 84" 66" 80-1/4"

Commercial Waste Materials

For safety, environmental or legal reasons some waste materials are not allowed in commercial dumpsters. The following items are prohibited:

  • Ammunition or fireworks
  • Ashes
  • Batteries
  • Concrete, rock, or dirt
  • Dead animals
  • Electronics
  • Medical Waste
  • Loose cat litter or animal waste (please double bag)
  • Motor oil
  • Propane tanks
  • Needles or syringes
  • Tires
  • Wet paint
For a more extensive list of how and where to dispose of items, click here to access our Waste Wizard.

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