Athens Services has been providing waste collection and recycling services in Southern California for over 50 years. We are family-owned and operated, and since 1957 we have been providing State-of-the-art services, including: automated waste and recycling collection, green waste recycling programs, organic waste composting, special waste transportation, transfer and materials recovery and street /parking lot sweeping services in many areas of Southern California. Athens currently has 22 exclusive City Franchise agreements for waste and recycling helping these Cities achieve their AB939 recycling goals. We also have 24 exclusive City Agreements for Street Sweeping.
In order to continue to provide excellent localized service, we have operations facilities in the City of Industry, Sun Valley, Pacoima, Irwindale, Montebello, Riverside and Victorville. We currently own and operate two Materials Recovery Facilities with the newest one being in Sun Valley. We also own and operate an organic composting facility in Victorville. We welcome you to visit any of our modern facilities to experience, first hand, our commitment to excellence.
We have received many awards from Cities, Federal and State Government based on our recycling commitments.
We are active members of the Chamber of Commerce in our 22 franchise cities and currently has employees that sit on the Board of 10 of those Chambers. A separate sheet lists the organizations that Athens is involved in and that list grows daily. Athens believes in giving back to the communities we serve. Not only by monetary donations but giving time of it’s employees, thousands of hours are donated each year. Athens has donated services and monetary donations to the Irwindale Education Foundation as well as monetary donations to Cory’s Kitchen, Irwindale Public Library Foundation, Irwindale Police Officers Association and many more. Brenda Reuter also services on the board of the Irwindale Education Foundation.
Irwindale Chamber activity
Athens is a member of the Cornerstone Club, Gary Clifford, is currently on the Board of Directors. Brenda Reuter has been on the Ambassador Team for five years and was Ambassador of the year in 2009 & 2013. Athens is heavily involved with the Chamber and will continue to give back to the Irwindale Community.