Frequently Asked Questions


CLEL FAQ ? What Items are banned from the City Landfill?

Lead Acid Batteries
Motor Oil
Whole Tires
Washers and Dryers
Water Heaters
Trash compactors
Air conditioners
Refrigerators and Freezers
Propane Tanks

CLEL FAQ ? How large are the containers? How large of an area will be needed?

20-Yard Measures 22’ long x 8’ wide x 4’ high
30-Yard Measures 22’ long x 8’ wide x 6’ high
40-Yard Measures 22’ long x 8 ’wide x 8’high
(Be mindful of overhanging power lines and trees: 18’ boom on delivery truck)

CLEL FAQ ? How many tons per container?

Not to exceed 10 tons per box

CLEL FAQ ? Will I be billed for extra weight if it goes over 10 tons?

You may receive an additional pull charge for excess weight over 10 tons

CLEL FAQ ? Do you do residential trash pick-up?

No, but we do residential roll-offs for remodeling jobs, move-in/move outs, demolitions and roofing jobs.

CLEL FAQ ? How far in advance do I need to order?

24 hours, but you can typically get service the same day within 2-3 hours.

CLEL FAQ ? What are my payment options?

We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express; also commercial accounts with credit applications on file; checks will also be accepted.

CLEL FAQ ? Will it damage my driveway?

CLEL Containers recommends that the customer protect any surface where the roll off is going to be placed with a 4’ x 8’ sheet of plywood. The customer assumes all liabilities for damages to private drive, pavement, or road surfaces.

CLEL FAQ ?  What charges are incurred with container rental?

A one-time delivery fee charge; each empty-and-return or switch-out will be a charge; a landfill fee based on tonnage; and daily can rental charge. All charges dependent on location of can, not size of can. For specific price quote contact: CLEL Containers at 573-214-2787.