Commercial Waste Management Tips for St Louis, MO

Commercial Waste Dumpsters

What size commercial dumpsters are available?

Commercial waste containers come in a number of sizes, most commonly ranging from 1 cubic yard to 8 cubic yards. These size variations allow you to choose the perfect size dumpster for your commercial business’ specific needs.
Common Commercial Dumpster Sizes
Commercial Dumpster Size Average Dimensions
2 yard 6 ft L x 3 ft W x 3 ft H
4 yard 6 ft L x 3 ft W x 4 ft H
6 yard 6 ft L x 5 ft W x 6 ft H
8 yard 6 ft L x 6 ft W x 7 ft H
Compactors 22 ft L x 8 ft W x 8 ft H
When reaching out to multiple dumpster providers, explain your waste generation patterns to them, and they will be able to recommend a dumpster size for you.

How much does commercial waste management cost?

The cost of a commercial dumpster depends on a number of factors, like frequency of pick-ups, size of the container, where the container is located, types of debris being picked up, who you hire, and more. Average Commercial Dumpster Costs per Month
  • 1 yard: $100-$250
  • 2 yard: $200-$350
  • 3 yard: $300-$450
  • 4 yard: $400-$550
  • 5 yard: $500-$650
  • 6 yard: $600-$750
  • 8 yard: $700-$850
*These are average monthly costs for 1 pick-up per week. Learn more about commercial waste management: