Founded in 1950, Coastside Scavenger Company is a garbage collection and recycling company that serves customers in California. It operates recycling lots that collect fluorescent tubes, latex paints, car and household batteries, motor oil, oil filters, cell phones, propane tanks, tires and refrigerators. The company offers pickup services for hazardous waste items, including oil-based paints, pesticides, cleaners, acids, corrosives, rechargeable batteries, prescription drugs and medicines. Coastside Scavenger Company collects green waste that includes grass clippings, tree and shrub pruning, weeds and Christmas trees. Its recycling yard also gathers computers, zip drives, speakers, monitors, keyboards, printers, fax machines, copy machines, power cables, TVs, typewriters, VCRs, stereo equipment, fluorescent tubes and pagers. The company provides special trucking services to pickup small appliances, bound books, mattresses, furniture, aluminum foils, pans, plates, magazines, newspaper and paper bags. It offers recycling bins, debris boxes and dumps for garbage disposal. Coastside Scavenger Company maintains a location in Pacifica, Calif.