Click on your City or Community to view the complete list of materials accepted in local curbside collection program.
If you live in, own or manage an apartment complex or mobile home park, visit our Mandatory Commercial Recycling page for more information.
|Alamo||Clayton||El Sobrante||North Richmond||Richmond|
|Bay Point (East)||Concord||Kensington||Orinda||Rollingwood|
|Bay Point (West)||Crockett||Knightsen||Pacheco||San Pablo|
|Bay View||Danville||Lafayette||Pinole||San Ramon|
|Blackhawk||Discovery Bay||Montalvin Manor||Pleasant Hill||Tara Hills|
|Brentwood||E. Richmond Heights||Moraga||Pleasant Hill BART||Vine Hill|
|Byron||El Cerrito||Mt. View||Port Costa||Walnut Creek|
Reuse & Recycling Options by Material Type
It is ILLEGAL to place the below items in trash or landfills, click the links below for local facilities or services that accept these hazardous items.
(see NOTE below)
|Needles / Sharps / Syringes||Household Hazardous Waste|
|NOTE: Some of the Electronic Devices and Appliances that are banned from disposal include Computers, Monitors, Printers, VCRs, Radios, TVs, Cordless Telephones, Cellular Phones, Answering Machines. Microwaves and most Gas Appliances. Your unwanted electronic items may be among the types accepted at local FREE E-Waste Recycling Events.|
Listing of All Materials
If you are unsure which category a material belongs in, click here for a list of all recycled materials or use our Search by Material feature.
Building construction or demolition materials such as bricks, concrete, doors.
Beverage cans, scrap metals, tin cans, appliances, etc.
Milk jugs, soda bottles, styrofoam, etc.
Soda bottles, jars, wine bottles, windows, etc.
Yard trimmings, wood debris, Christmas trees, food donations, etc.
Computers, bicycles, furniture, toner cartridges, etc.
Paints, pesticides, household cleaners, used oil, automotive fluids, batteries and other universal wastes & potentially hazardous materials.
Newspapers, magazines, cardboard boxes, office paper, etc.
Hard to recycle items such as tires, TVs, couches, etc.
COMBAT ILLEGAL DUMPING
Didn't find what you were looking for? Contact our Recycling Hotline (see below)or try using our Search Feature, checking our Full List of All Materials or visit Alameda County's Recycling & Reuse Website.
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