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Pick-up Requirements

RULES AND CONDITIONS

General

  1. Bad weather and equipment breakdowns may force rescheduling.
  2. Site inspection is required prior to pick-up to inspect the load, take photographs and samples and recommend necessary adjustments so materials can be picked up.
  3. Important: We only accept polyethylene products.

Pick-up Location Requirements

The irrigation tubing/hose or tape must be on level ground and accessible to a 65-foot tractor trailer with a clearance of 14 feet and room to maneuver in and out.

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Product Conditions

Preferred

  1. Irrigation tubing that is coiled or bundled

Required

  1. Only polyethylene (PE) products will be accepted.
  2. Material must be free of trash, wood, rocks, tires and other foreign materials.
  3. Material must not be excessively dirty
  4. If irrigation tubing/hose is coiled or bundled, it must be bound with tape or twine, not wire or adhesive tape.
  5. Center of coils must not be wound around metal, cardboard, sticks or other plant material. PE or PVC centers are okay as long as they are less than 4 inches in diameter.
  6. Material must not be intermingled with other debris. (PE couplers, adapters, emitters and sprinklers are okay).
  7. Plastic mulch will not be accepted.
  8. Minimum amount of material required:
    Drip tubing (from orchards/vineyards): 10,000 lbs.
    Drip tape (from row crops): we are not currently accepting additional tape through June 30, 2017, due to oversupply in the market. Please check back July 1, 2017, for updated minimums.