About UWS

Universal Waste Systems Inc. has been servicing Los Angeles County since 1986.
President Mark Blackburn has been in the waste industry for over 35 years, and is President of the Los Angeles County Disposal Association. Universal Waste Systems Inc. is one of the largest locally family owned and operated company in Los Angeles County.

UWS has six operating facilities located in Santa Fe Springs (2), Los Angeles, South Gate, Costa Mesa, and Perris.

UWS operates a transfer station out of our Los Angeles Facility transferring over 45,000 tons of solid waste to local landfills per year. UWS is contracted to provide solid waste, recycling, and green waste service to over 20,000 single family homes, and is contracted with the City of Los Angeles to provide multifamily recycling to the entire San Fernando Valley collecting recyclables from over 150,000 units per week.

Our Mission

Universal Waste Systems exists to provide outstanding quality waste stream solutions for a clean and healthy environment for communities we serve by applying innovative solutions to the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our Vision

To be the flagship company for comprehensive waste management in Southern California by being the best and healthy place to work and innovate to deliver cutting-edge environmental solutions to achieve “zero waste.”

Our Credo

Our passion is service. Our purpose is clean environment We operate and funnel our energy to “recycle, reduce, recover and reuse.”

Testimonials

  • Hello Rain, Thank you for being on top of our service needs and getting off to a wonderful start in the opening of our restaurant".

    -Bobby/Director Of Operations.

  • Thanks for quick response. I certainly like your communication skills better than the other company. I am looking forward to doing business with your company as quickly as possible.

    - Shelley

  • Dear Rain, Thank you so much for the information and being so prompt, it was very kind of you to research that for us. Thank you again for everything you have done.

    - Kenyon/General Manager

  • Very happy with the service from Universal and we're glad that we switched over to you guys! Thanks for everything that you've done to make that happen.

    - Laura/Property Manager

  • Amazing; thanks for the swift response Rain…appreciate it.

    - Antony

  • I greatly appreciate your quick response and working with you has been an great experience! Thanks!!

    - Grace

  • I am extremely happy

    - Shelley

  • Dear Rain, Thank you so much for the information and being so prompt, it was very kind of you to research that for us. Thank you again for everything you have done.

    - Kenyon/General Manager

Contact UWS

(800) 631-7016
(562) 941-4900
info@uwscompany.com

9010 – 9016 Norwalk Blvd.
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670