Where to Recycle
School Recycling Guide
June 23, 2017 More info at: 1-888-442-2666
www.RecycleWorks.org

Appliances
Blue Line Transfer, Inc.; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-5511
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Public disposal and recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Appliances - All Kinds
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Small

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Ecumenical Hunger Program; East Palo Alto
Call for drop off information.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
http://www.ehpcares.org
Phone: (650) 323-7781
Fax:
email: donald@ehpcares.org
Notes: Picks up donations from San Mateo to Sunnyvale.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Small

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco ReStore; San Carlos
1411 Industrial Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.habitatgsf.org/restore
Phone: 650-847-4000
Fax:
email: restore@habitatgsf.org

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Small
Appliances - Water Heater

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Latino Commission/Entre Familia; South San Francisco
301 Grand Ave.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.thelatinocommission.org
Phone: (650) 244-1444
Fax:
email: info@thelatinocommission.org
Notes: Nonprofit administering five residential homes primarily for Latino men and women with alcohol and drug problems.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse

O'Neil Recycling; San Jose
925 Commercial Street
San Jose, CA 95112
http://www.oneilrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 441-0723
Fax:
email: oneilcrecycling@sbcglobal.net
Notes: Only company in the Bay Area that recycles and pays you for obsolete heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment. The company is EPA certified and can meet your crane at specified job sites.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Recology San Bruno; San Bruno
101 Tanforan Avenue
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://www.recologysanbruno.com
Phone: (650) 583-8536
Fax:
email: rsbinfo@recology.com
Notes: 100% employee-owned company
Information updated on: -0/5-/2016

Types of items accepted
Appliances - All Kinds
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Small
Appliances - Water Heater

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Shoreway Environmental Center; San Carlos
333 Shoreway Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.sbrecycling.net/
Phone: (650) 802-8355
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Water Heater

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Disposal
Recycle
Fee Charged

Sims Metal Management; Redwood City
699 Seaport Blvd., near Frontage Road
Redwood City, CA 94063
http://www.simsmm.com
Phone: (650) 369-4161
Fax:
email:
Notes: Does not accept bimetal (tin) food cans in Redwood City, but San Jose and Hayward locations take them. Regarding the 300 pound minimum for payment, it's possible to bring in metal in batches during for a period of 1 month from when the initial batch is brought in until the 300 pounds are reached.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - All Kinds
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Water Heater

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge
Payment to you

South San Francisco Scavenger; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-4020
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Curbside collection for SSF, Brisbane, Millbrae, SF Intl Airport.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Appliances - All Kinds
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Water Heater

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

St. Vincent De Paul Society; San Mateo
40 N. B Street
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.svdp-sanmateoco.org
Phone: (650) 871-6844 - Dispatch
Fax:
email:
Notes: Also has store locations in Daly City, San Bruno, Redwood City, and South San Francisco. Store Offices: Daly City: 992-9271; South San Francisco: 589-8445; San Bruno: 588-5767; San Mateo: 347-5101; Redwood City: 366-6367. For any pick up of materials, call 871-6844. Non-Profit organization. Donations are tax deductible.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2017

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Small

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles; Oakland
3742 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94610
http://www.apedf.org
Phone: (510) 763-3342
Fax:
email: oakland@uhurufurniture.org
Notes: Makes regular pickups throughout the bay area. Open Tue-Sun 11AM-6PM
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - All Kinds
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Small

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Waste Management Guadalupe Recycling Disposal Facility; San Jose
15999 Guadalupe Mines Road
San Jose, CA 95120
www.wm.com
Phone: (408) 268-1670
Fax:
email:
Notes: Customers must request recycling for construction materials. Accepts mixed inerts.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Whole House Building Supply; Multiple

Multiple,
http://www.driftwoodsalvage.com
Phone: 650-218-8596
Fax:
email: gardner@batnet.com

Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - All Kinds
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Appliances - Large
Appliances - Refrigerators/Freezers
Appliances - Water Heater

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc.
A-1 Recycling; Hayward
PO Box 1785
Hayward, CA 94587

Phone: (510) 582-5900
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Parts

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Blue Line Transfer, Inc.; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-5511
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Public disposal and recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Antifreeze
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Battery
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Oil
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Oil Filters
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Tires

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Danny Recycling Center; Santa Clara
1745 Walsh Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
http://www.dannyrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 492-9033
Fax:
email: info@dannyrecycling.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Parts

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Payment to you

Interstate Batteries; Burlingame
1680 Gilbreth Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.interstatebatteries.com/cs_estore
Phone: (650) 692-5949
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycles batteries for commercial entities. Will pay for UPS batteries.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Battery

Services End Use Types of Payment
Recycle
Fee Charged

Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill; Half Moon Bay
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.republicservices.com/Corporate/Localservices/Location.aspx?SID=L71
Phone: (650) 726-1819
Fax:
email:
Notes: Under find a location enter zip code 94019; select landfill only
Information updated on: -0/9-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Battery
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Oil
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Tires
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Transmission oil

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

RecycLights; Castro Valley
20283 Santa Maria Avenue #20128
Castro Valley, CA 94546
http://www.recyclights.com
Phone: 1-877-876-2857
Fax:
email: info@recyclights.com
Notes: Recycling Service Container Program for all Universal Waste; this is a non-hazardous waste facility. Containers meet all Federal and State regulations as required by the Universal Waste Rules and Regulations.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Battery

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge

Shoreway Environmental Center; San Carlos
333 Shoreway Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.sbrecycling.net/
Phone: (650) 802-8355
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Tires

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Sims Metal Management; Redwood City
699 Seaport Blvd., near Frontage Road
Redwood City, CA 94063
http://www.simsmm.com
Phone: (650) 369-4161
Fax:
email:
Notes: Does not accept bimetal (tin) food cans in Redwood City, but San Jose and Hayward locations take them. Regarding the 300 pound minimum for payment, it's possible to bring in metal in batches during for a period of 1 month from when the initial batch is brought in until the 300 pounds are reached.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Cars
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Parts

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Payment to you

Very Small Quantity Generator Program(VSQG); San Mateo

San Mateo, CA 94402
http://www.smhealth.org/vsqg
Phone: (650) 655-6217
Fax:
email: wwon@smcgov.org
Notes: Small Business that generate less than 100 kilograms (27 gallons or 220 pounds) of waste per month may be eligible to participate in the Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) Program. The VSQG Program is designed to provide an inexpensive hazardous waste disposal option to eligible businesses, non-profits, and other government agencies. The Program operates by appointment only. Waste in a container that is larger than 5-gallons in size, maximum, is not accepted. The following wastes are not accepted by the program: Radioactive Wastes, Electronic Wastes and Appliances, Compressed gas Cylinders (except propane), Explosives and Ammunition, Medical/Biological Wastes, Tires, Asbestos and Sharps & needles.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Antifreeze
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Oil
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Oil Filters

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Waste Management Guadalupe Recycling Disposal Facility; San Jose
15999 Guadalupe Mines Road
San Jose, CA 95120
www.wm.com
Phone: (408) 268-1670
Fax:
email:
Notes: Customers must request recycling for construction materials. Accepts mixed inerts.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Tires

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Cars, Parts, Fluids, Etc. - Tires

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
Construction Materials
Building REsources; San Francisco
701 Amador Street
San Francisco, CA 94124
http://www.buildingresources.org
Phone: (415) 285-7814
Fax:
email: info@buildingresources.org
Notes: Salvage yard & store; offers building & landscaping materials.
Information updated on: -1/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Brick
Construction Materials - Doors
Construction Materials - Electrical Fixture
Construction Materials - Roofing
Construction Materials - Windows
Construction Materials - Wood (see wood)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

GreenWaste Recovery - Curbside; San Jose
1500 Berger Dr.
San Jose, CA 95112
http://greenwaste.com/
Phone: (408) 283-4800
Fax:
email:
Notes: Serves Woodside, Portola Valley, Los Trancos,Vista Verde and Unincorporated San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Paint
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Recycle
No Charge

Habitat For Humanity East Bay ReStore; Oakland
9235 San Leandro St.
Oakland, CA 94603
http://www.habitatebsv.org/restore/
Phone: Donations: (510) 777-1447
Fax:
email: ReStore@HabitatEB.org
Notes: Accepts and sells excess building materials.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco ReStore; San Carlos
1411 Industrial Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.habitatgsf.org/restore
Phone: 650-847-4000
Fax:
email: restore@habitatgsf.org

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Doors
Construction Materials - Insulation
Construction Materials - Roofing
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

IRN - Institution Recycling Network; Los Gatos
P.O. Box 320344
Los Gatos, CA 95032
http://www.irnsurplus.com
Phone: 1-866‑229‑1962
Fax:
email: lroth@ir-network.com
Notes: Accepts surplus furniture and all sorts of equipment for reuse in disaster areas situations and places needing economic development.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Doors
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged

Kelly-Moore Paints; San Carlos
1075 Commercial Street
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.kellymoore.com
Phone: (650) 595-1654
Fax:
email:
Notes: 5 gallon limit. Call before dropping off.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Paint

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge
Additional Locations:
Kelly-Moore Paints - South San Francisco 113 Hickey Blvd. South San Francisco CA 94080
Kelly-Moore Paints Millbrae 1497 El Camino Real Millbrae CA 94030
Kelly-Moore Paints Redwood City 1391 Woodside Road, Ste. 100 Redwood City CA 94061
Kelly-Moore Paints San Mateo 616 South B Street San Mateo CA 94401

Recycled Glassworks; San Francisco

San Francisco, CA 94110
http://recycledglassworks.com/
Phone: (415) 641-5610
Fax:
email:
Notes: Accepts used plate glass (windows, tabletops) for making glass dishes. Please call ahead to make an appointment.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Reusable Lumber Company; Woodside
P.O. Box 620327
Woodside, CA 94062
http://www.reusablelumber.com
Phone: (650) 529-9122
Fax:
email: info@reusablelumber.com
Notes: Buy, sell and trade reusable lumber.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Deconstruction/Soft Demoltion
Construction Materials - Flooring
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you

Whole House Building Supply; Multiple

Multiple,
http://www.driftwoodsalvage.com
Phone: 650-218-8596
Fax:
email: gardner@batnet.com

Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Construction Materials - Bathroom Fixtures
Construction Materials - Ceramic
Construction Materials - Deconstruction/Soft Demoltion
Construction Materials - Doors
Construction Materials - Electrical Fixture
Construction Materials - Windows

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge
Electronics
A-1 Recycling; Hayward
PO Box 1785
Hayward, CA 94587

Phone: (510) 582-5900
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Aaron Metals; Hayward
25101 Clawiter Road
Hayward, CA 94545
http://www.aaronmetals.com
Phone: 510-732-1200
Fax:
email: jesykah_forkash@aaronmetals.com
Notes: Accepts steel, aluminum, stainless steel, copper, and brass.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Payment to you

AER Worldwide; Fremont
42744 Boscell Rd.
Fremont, CA 94538
http://www.aerworldwide.com
Phone: 510.933.0514
Fax:
email: ewaste@aerworldwide.com
Notes: Fee Based Program, call for fees. They will pick up large quantities of material for a fee. Call to see if you qualify.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Calculators
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computer Software
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Floppy Disks
Electronics - Magnetic Tape
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

AERC Recycling Solutions; Hayward
30677 Huntwood Ave.
Hayward, CA 94544
http://www.aercrecycling.com
Phone: (510) 429-1129
Fax:
email: info@aerc.com
Notes: Handles flourescent and incandescent (regular) light bulbs, household and car batteries, computer waste- all Universal Waste. Serves entire Bay Area.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Andover Consulting Group, Inc.; South San Francisco
436 North Canal Street #9
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.andovercg.com
Phone: 415-537-6950 sales x241 shipping x238
Fax:
email:
Notes: AndoverCG computer liquidators delivers computer liquidation and computer asset recovery solutions to businesses, leasing companies and hospitals seeking to sell their surplus network, routers, switches, laptops, servers and other assets. Serves entire Bay Area.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Repair
Reuse

Blue Line Transfer, Inc.; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-5511
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Public disposal and recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Calculators
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

City of Millbrae Police Bureau; Millbrae
581 Magnolia Ave.
Millbrae, CA 94030

Phone:
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Repair
Reuse
No Charge

Computers for Everyone; Menlo Park
3723 Haven Avenue #200 (Warehouse)
Menlo Park, CA 94025
http://www.computersforeveryone.org
Phone: (650) 847.5708
Fax:
email: computersforeveryone@gmail.com
Notes: CFE provides affordable computers for residents of East Palo Alto and East Menlo Park. We pick up donations if required and refurbish/reuse them. Main focus for commercial is small business and nonprofits but all computer related equipment is acceptable from everyone.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Repair
Reuse
No Charge

Crown Computer Recycling, Inc.; San Carlos
520 Bragato Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://crowncomputerrecycling.com
Phone: (650) 591-0600
Fax:
email: info@crowncomputerrecycling.com
Notes: Offers free data destruction.
Information updated on: -0/5-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - CDs (see Misc./CDs)
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Repair
Reuse
No Charge
Payment to you

Danny Recycling Center; Santa Clara
1745 Walsh Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
http://www.dannyrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 492-9033
Fax:
email: info@dannyrecycling.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Payment to you

EcoHaul; Multiple

Multiple, 94952
http://www.ecohaul.com
Phone: (800) ECOHAUL (326-4285)
Fax:
email: support@ecohaul.com
Notes: Offers environmentally responsible waste removal and disposal solutions.
Information updated on: -0/5-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

ECS Refining; Santa Clara
705 Reed Street
Santa Clara, CA 95050
http://www.ECSRefining.com
Phone: 408-200-7000 (800) 4 MY WASTE
Fax:
email:
Notes: DTSC approved lead waste handler; registered state Collector and Recycler (SB20)
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Calculators
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computer Software
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Magnetic Tape
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Ecumenical Hunger Program; East Palo Alto
Call for drop off information.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
http://www.ehpcares.org
Phone: (650) 323-7781
Fax:
email: donald@ehpcares.org
Notes: Picks up donations from San Mateo to Sunnyvale.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

GreenCitizen, Inc. ; Burlingame
1576 Rollins Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.greencitizen.com
Phone: 650-493-8700 x 103
Fax:
email: info@greencitizen.com
Notes: There is a charge for pick-up.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Calculators
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computer Software
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

GreenWaste Recovery - Curbside; San Jose
1500 Berger Dr.
San Jose, CA 95112
http://greenwaste.com/
Phone: (408) 283-4800
Fax:
email:
Notes: Serves Woodside, Portola Valley, Los Trancos,Vista Verde and Unincorporated San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Calculators
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Hope Services; Santa Clara
Locations for drop off on website.
Santa Clara, CA 95054
http://www.hopeservices.org
Phone: Toll free-(866) 636-6283 (408) 748-2874
Fax:
email: info@hopeservices.org
Notes: Provides services for children, adults and seniors with developmental disablilites, including a range of employment and job training programs. Organization is a nonprofit. (408) 748-2874 or 1-866-636-6283
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Other
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse

InSite Shredding and Recycling; Santa Clara
345 N. Autumn St.
Santa Clara, CA 95110
http://www.inhouserecyclers.com
Phone: (408) 292-4372
Fax:
email: inhouserecyclers@yahoo.com

Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Calculators
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computer Software
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Magnetic Tape
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge

iReuse; San Rafael
1050 North Gate Dr. Suite 550
San Rafael, CA 94903
http://www.ireuse.com
Phone:
Fax:
email: info@ireuse.com
Notes: iReuse provides fee-based environmentally-friendly services to get rid of unwanted furniture, equipment, and other materials. Also offers free wish list service for people to easily find used furniture, equipment, and other materials.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged

Lynx Recyclers; Union City
1000 Whipple Road
Union City, CA 94587
http://www.lynxrecyclers.com
Phone: 510-324-8428
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycles all sorts of plastics.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Menlo Vacuum & Fix-it; Menlo Park
1179 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA 94025
http://www.menlovacuum.com
Phone: (650) 322-9333
Fax:
email: info@menlovacuum.com or georgemlynch@aol.com
Notes: Repairs all makes of vacuum cleaners and small kitchen and household appliances, including lamps, home phones, answering machines and microwaves. Free estimates of repair work. Business in operation over 46 years.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Repair
Fee Charged

Newby Island Resource Recovery Park; Milpitas
1601 Dixon Landing Road
Milpitas, CA 95035
http://www.newbyisland.com
Phone: (408) 945-2800
Fax:
email: KMunoz@republicservices.com
Notes: Approved mixed construction and demolition recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Parca; Burlingame
800 Airport Blvd., Suite 320
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.parca.org
Phone: (650) 312-0730
Fax:
email: parca@parca.org
Notes: Parca is a private,nonprofit organization serving people with developmental disabilities and their families.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse

Quick Light Recycling, LLC; South San Francisco
170 South Spruce Avenue
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.quicklightrecycling.com
Phone: (415) 596-2305
Fax:
email: sales@quicklightrecycling.com
Notes: Provides service containers, same day service - no mailing, counting or waiting necessary. Serves greater Bay Area including businesses, schools and condo associations. Offers recycling for lamps containing mercury: fluorescent, metal halide, HID, compact fluorescent, high pressure sodium, AND ballasts and batteries.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge

Recology San Bruno; San Bruno
101 Tanforan Avenue
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://www.recologysanbruno.com
Phone: (650) 583-8536
Fax:
email: rsbinfo@recology.com
Notes: 100% employee-owned company
Information updated on: -0/5-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Recology of the Coast ; Pacifica
Office: 2305 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
http://www.recologyofthecoast.com
Phone: (650) 355-9000
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycling Yard: 1046 Palmetto Ave. Open to residents from Pacifica to Miramar only.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Recycle for Breast Cancer; San Ramon
31 Beta Ct. St. C
San Ramon, CA 94583
http://www.RecycleForBreastCancer.org
Phone: (800) 315-9580
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycle for Breast Cancer is a no-cost, national recycling program to help the fight against breast cancer while benefiting the environment. Organization pays for shipping.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Mail
Recycle
No Charge

Republic Services Daly City; Daly City
1680 Edgeworth Ave
Daly City, CA 94015
www.republicservicesdalycity.com
Phone: (650) 756-1130
Fax:
email: infodalycity@republicservices.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

San Carlos City Hall; San Carlos
600 Elm St.
San Carlos, CA 94070

Phone: 650-802-4100
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

San Mateo City Hall; San Mateo
330 W. 20th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403

Phone: (650) 522-7346
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/8-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Savers; Redwood City
875 Main Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
www.savers.com
Phone: (650) 364-5545
Fax:
email:
Notes: Proceeds benefit PARCA.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computer Software
Electronics - Stereo Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Secondary Fiber; Union City
1147 Atlantic Street
Union City, CA 94587

Phone: (510) 487-4995
Fax:
email: junkmandan@aol.com
Notes: Pick-up quantity and drop-off by appointment.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge
Payment to you

Shelter Network; Menlo Park
181 Constitution Drive
Menlo Park, CA 94025
http://www.shelternetwork.org
Phone: (650) 685-5880 x 127
Fax:
email: donating@shelternetwork.org
Notes: Shelter Network is a nonprofit organization which provides housing and services for homeless families and individuals in San Mateo County. For larger‑item/furniture donations, please call Admin Office in Burlingame (650‑685‑5880). For smaller donations (toiletries, clothing, etc.), you may drop‑off items at any shelter. Please call ahead. http://www.shelternetwork.org/inc/LocationsAboutUsShelterNetwork.php Shelter Network has combined with InnVision 7/1/12. The new website will be www.ivsn.org
Information updated on: -0/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Shoreway Environmental Center; San Carlos
333 Shoreway Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.sbrecycling.net/
Phone: (650) 802-8355
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

South San Francisco Scavenger; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-4020
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Curbside collection for SSF, Brisbane, Millbrae, SF Intl Airport.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Sprint - San Bruno; San Bruno
1252-C El Camino Real
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://www.sprint.com/responsibility/communities_across/index.html?ECID=vanity:recycle
Phone: 650-827-8640
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge
Additional Locations:
Sprint - Daly City 320 Gellert Blvd Daly City CA 94015
Sprint - San Mateo 1934 S. El Camino Real San Mateo CA 94403

Stanford Recycling Center; Stanford
701 Serra St.
Stanford, CA 94305
http://recycling.stanford.edu/dropoff/
Phone: (650) 321-4236
Fax:
email: recycling@pssi.stanford.edu

Information updated on: -0/3-/2014

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Floppy Disks
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Strawflower Electronics; Half Moon Bay
160 San Mateo Rd., Suite E
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.strawflowerelectronics.com
Phone: (650) 726-8181
Fax:
email: info@strawflowerelectronics.com
Notes: Will pick up electronic items for a fee.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Repair
Reuse
No Charge

Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles; Oakland
3742 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94610
http://www.apedf.org
Phone: (510) 763-3342
Fax:
email: oakland@uhurufurniture.org
Notes: Makes regular pickups throughout the bay area. Open Tue-Sun 11AM-6PM
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Universal Waste Management, Inc.; Oakland
721 37th Ave.
Oakland, CA 94601
http://www.unwaste.com
Phone: 888-832-9839
Fax:
email: info@unwaste.com
Notes: Offers mobile free public recycling drop-off events. Offers e-waste fundraising events for schools & nonprofits. State certified for electronic waste recycling.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge

Urban Ore; Berkeley
900 Murray Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
http://urbanore.com
Phone: 510-841-SAVE (7283)
Fax:
email: info@urbanore.com
Notes: Accepts many items for re-use. No promises that they will accept materials sight unseen. Call for information.
Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Verizon Wireless - Redwood City; Redwood City
2501 El Camino Real No.3
Redwood City, CA 94061
http://www.verizonwireless.com
Phone: (650) 261-9348
Fax:
email:
Notes: Donated phones used to assist persons in situations of domestic violence.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge
Additional Locations:
Verizon Wireless - San Mateo 2290 Bridgepointe Parkway San Mateo CA 94404
Verizon Wireless - South San Francisco 150 El Camino Real, Ste B South San Francisco CA 94080

Video Only; San Mateo
1801 S. Grant
San Mateo, CA 94402
http://videoonly.com/
Phone: (650) 578-1212
Fax:
email:
Notes: Accepts equipment whether working or not.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

WeirdStuff Warehouse; Sunnyvale
384 West Caribbean Dr.
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
http://www.weirdstuff.com
Phone: (408) 743-5650 x324
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Stereo Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Wireless Lifestyle Redwood City; Redwood City
1517 El Camino Real
Redwood City, CA 94063
www.sprint.com
Phone: 650-366-4024
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

YWCA Silicon Valley, Domestic Violence Department; San Jose
375 S. Third Street
San Jose, CA 95112
http://www.ywca-sv.org
Phone: (408) 295-4011
Fax:
email:
Notes: Your donated phone will be reprogrammed to call the police emergency line and will be given to victims of domestic violence.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Phones/Pagers

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Mail
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

ZARC Recycling; South San Francisco
26 South Linden Avenue
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.zarcrecycling.com
Phone: (650) 871-7327
Fax:
email: zarc@zarcnet.com
Notes: Serves entire Bay Area.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Electronics - Cable/Wiring
Electronics - Circuit Board
Electronics - Computer Equipment
Electronics - Computers
Electronics - Copiers
Electronics - Fax machines
Electronics - Other
Electronics - Phones/Pagers
Electronics - Stereo Equipment
Electronics - TV

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you
Furniture
Blue Line Transfer, Inc.; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-5511
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Public disposal and recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge

Craigslist.org; San Mateo
Free online want ads.
San Mateo, CA 94402
http://sfbay.craigslist.org/
Phone:
Fax:
email:
Notes: A heavily used website which offers instant free online want ads for the Bay Area. Find, sell or give away just about anything!
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Office Furniture
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you

DR3 Mattress Recycling; San Leandro
9921 Medford Ave.
San Leandro, CA 94603
http://www.mattressrecycling.us/
Phone: 1-510-351-0520
Fax:
email: robert.jaco@svdp.us
Notes: A program of St. Vincent de Paul of Lane County, Oregon.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Estates Mattress; Oakland
2650 Magnolia Street
Oakland, CA 94607

Phone: (510) 625-1200
Fax:
email:
Notes: Call first. They only accept twin or full mattresses that are in good working condition. May not be able to accept mattresses, depending upon space availability.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse

Excess Access; San Francisco

San Francisco, CA 94114
http://www.excessaccess.org
Phone:
Fax:
email: team@matteroftrust.org
Notes: Don't accept but lets you post.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Office Furniture
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Greenworx; South San Francisco
160 S. Linden Ave, Suite 221
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.greenworxusa.com
Phone: 1.888.714.7444
Fax:
email: info@greenworxusa.com
Notes: Green demolition and recycling specialists and lead removal certified.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco ReStore; San Carlos
1411 Industrial Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.habitatgsf.org/restore
Phone: 650-847-4000
Fax:
email: restore@habitatgsf.org

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

IRN - Institution Recycling Network; Los Gatos
P.O. Box 320344
Los Gatos, CA 95032
http://www.irnsurplus.com
Phone: 1-866‑229‑1962
Fax:
email: lroth@ir-network.com
Notes: Accepts surplus furniture and all sorts of equipment for reuse in disaster areas situations and places needing economic development.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Office Furniture
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged

Latino Commission/Entre Familia; South San Francisco
301 Grand Ave.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.thelatinocommission.org
Phone: (650) 244-1444
Fax:
email: info@thelatinocommission.org
Notes: Nonprofit administering five residential homes primarily for Latino men and women with alcohol and drug problems.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse

Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill; Half Moon Bay
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.republicservices.com/Corporate/Localservices/Location.aspx?SID=L71
Phone: (650) 726-1819
Fax:
email:
Notes: Under find a location enter zip code 94019; select landfill only
Information updated on: -0/9-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Pescadero Transfer Station; Pescadero
Bean Hollow Road at Artichoke
Pescadero, CA 94060

Phone: (650) 879-0729
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Pick of the Litter ; Burlingame
1127 Chula Vista Avenue
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.peninsulahumanesociety.org
Phone: (650) 344-1662
Fax:
email:
Notes: The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA, a private non-profit organization guided by the humane ethic, builds healthy relationships between people and animals.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Project 90; San Mateo
720 South B Street
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.projectninety.org
Phone: (650) 579-7881
Fax:
email: swhite@projectninety.org
Notes: Non-profit organization. Donations are tax deductable. Project 90 is a premier human services organization, meeting the needs of individuals, families, and the community, through alcohol and drug recovery services.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Puente de la Costa Sur; Pescadero
P.O Box 554
Pescadero, CA 94060
http://www.mypuente.org
Phone: 650-879-1691
Fax:
email: info@mypuente.org
Notes: The organization provides a single point of entry for men, women, and children on the South Coast to have access to safety net services, health and wellness services, leadership development, and community engagement and action.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Recology San Bruno; San Bruno
101 Tanforan Avenue
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://www.recologysanbruno.com
Phone: (650) 583-8536
Fax:
email: rsbinfo@recology.com
Notes: 100% employee-owned company
Information updated on: -0/5-/2016

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Recology of the Coast ; Pacifica
Office: 2305 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
http://www.recologyofthecoast.com
Phone: (650) 355-9000
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycling Yard: 1046 Palmetto Ave. Open to residents from Pacifica to Miramar only.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Savers; Redwood City
875 Main Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
www.savers.com
Phone: (650) 364-5545
Fax:
email:
Notes: Proceeds benefit PARCA.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Senior Coastsiders; Half Moon Bay
515 Kelly Avenue
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.seniorcoastsiders.org
Phone: (650) 726-6543
Fax:
email: info@seniorcoastsiders.org
Notes: Nonprofit; all proceeds support seniors on the coastside.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Shoreway Environmental Center; San Carlos
333 Shoreway Rd
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.sbrecycling.net/
Phone: (650) 802-8355
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Mattress/Boxspring

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

St. Francis Center; Redwood City
151 Buckingham Ave
Redwood City, CA 94063
http://www.stfrancisrwc.org
Phone: (650) 365-7829
Fax:
email: info@stfrancisrwc.org
Notes: Non-profit. Donations are tax deductable. Organization helps families in need in the Redwood City area.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles; Oakland
3742 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94610
http://www.apedf.org
Phone: (510) 763-3342
Fax:
email: oakland@uhurufurniture.org
Notes: Makes regular pickups throughout the bay area. Open Tue-Sun 11AM-6PM
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Office Furniture
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Urban Ore; Berkeley
900 Murray Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
http://urbanore.com
Phone: 510-841-SAVE (7283)
Fax:
email: info@urbanore.com
Notes: Accepts many items for re-use. No promises that they will accept materials sight unseen. Call for information.
Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Furniture - Metal
Furniture - Office Furniture
Furniture - Other - Usable

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge
Green Building
Habitat For Humanity East Bay ReStore; Oakland
9235 San Leandro St.
Oakland, CA 94603
http://www.habitatebsv.org/restore/
Phone: Donations: (510) 777-1447
Fax:
email: ReStore@HabitatEB.org
Notes: Accepts and sells excess building materials.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Green Building - Electrical Fixtures
Green Building - Salvage Yards/Stores

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco ReStore; San Carlos
1411 Industrial Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.habitatgsf.org/restore
Phone: 650-847-4000
Fax:
email: restore@habitatgsf.org

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Green Building - Electrical Fixtures
Green Building - Salvage Yards/Stores

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Ohmega Salvage; Berkeley
2407 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
http://www.ohmegasalvage.com
Phone: (510) 204-0767
Fax:
email: info@ohmegasalvage.com
Notes: Buys and rents period architectual salvage, pre 1940's. Offers vintage hardware, windows, doors, claw foot tubs, lighting, etc. Also at 2407 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. Store: Ohmega Salvage General Store, 2400 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94702-2010, Phone:(510) 204-0767
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Green Building - Salvage Yards/Stores

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Rebuilding Together Peninsula; Menlo Park
BOX 4031
Menlo Park, CA 94026
http://www.rebuildingtogetherpeninsula.org
Phone: (650) 366-6597
Fax:
email: info@rebuildingtogetherpeninsula.org
Notes: San Jose location; (408)578-9519
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Green Building - Salvage Yards/Stores

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

The ReUse People; Oakland
9235 San Leandro Street
Oakland, CA 94603
http://www.thereusepeople.org
Phone: (888) 588-9490. (510) 383-1983
Fax:
email: Info@TheReusePeople.org
Notes: Picks up thoughout Bay Area. Nonprofit organization. No charge for drop off, there is a charge for pick up due to gasoline prices. The only nonprofit organization in California offering complete deconstruction services and tax deductible donations for all salvaged materials.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Green Building - Salvage Yards/Stores

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Whole House Building Supply; Multiple

Multiple,
http://www.driftwoodsalvage.com
Phone: 650-218-8596
Fax:
email: gardner@batnet.com

Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Green Building - Salvage Yards/Stores

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge
Household
InnVision Opportunity Services Center Clothes Closet; Palo Alto
33 Encina Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94303
http://www.IVSN.org
Phone: 650-853-8672
Fax:
email: donating@ivsn.org
Notes: Donations are tax deductible. Call 853-8672 to confirm acceptance. InnVision is dedicated to empowering homeless and at-risk families and individuals in obtaining shelter, food, housing and other services.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Bay Rag Company; San Jose
201 San Jose Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
http://www.bayrag.com
Phone: (800) 245-7247; (408) 287-2511
Fax:
email: sales@bayrag.com
Notes: Pick-up available for commercial quantity.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Davis Street Transfer Station; San Leandro
2615 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
http://www.dsgardencenter.com/
Phone: (510)-638-2303
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

DR3 Mattress Recycling; San Leandro
9921 Medford Ave.
San Leandro, CA 94603
http://www.mattressrecycling.us/
Phone: 1-510-351-0520
Fax:
email: robert.jaco@svdp.us
Notes: A program of St. Vincent de Paul of Lane County, Oregon.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

GreenWaste Carpet Recycling; San Jose
1201 15th Street. Mon-Fri 7 AM-3 PM
San Jose, CA 95112
http://www.greenwaste.com/carpet-recycling
Phone: 1-408-938-4958
Fax:
email: wnelson@greenwaste.com
Notes: www.greenwaste.com/carpet-recycling
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Greenworx; South San Francisco
160 S. Linden Ave, Suite 221
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.greenworxusa.com
Phone: 1.888.714.7444
Fax:
email: info@greenworxusa.com
Notes: Green demolition and recycling specialists and lead removal certified.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Hayward Transfer Station/Processing Facility; Hayward
3458 Enterprise Ave
Hayward, CA 94545
http://haywardtransfer.com/
Phone: (510) 606-1548
Fax:
email: info@haywardtransfer.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Hope Services; Santa Clara
Locations for drop off on website.
Santa Clara, CA 95054
http://www.hopeservices.org
Phone: Toll free-(866) 636-6283 (408) 748-2874
Fax:
email: info@hopeservices.org
Notes: Provides services for children, adults and seniors with developmental disablilites, including a range of employment and job training programs. Organization is a nonprofit. (408) 748-2874 or 1-866-636-6283
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse

Project 90; San Mateo
720 South B Street
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.projectninety.org
Phone: (650) 579-7881
Fax:
email: swhite@projectninety.org
Notes: Non-profit organization. Donations are tax deductable. Project 90 is a premier human services organization, meeting the needs of individuals, families, and the community, through alcohol and drug recovery services.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Recology San Francisco; San Francisco
501 Tunnel Ave
San Francisco, CA 94134
http://www.recologysf.com/index.php/san-francisco-transfer-station
Phone: (415) 330-1400
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Salvation Army (Household Donations); South San Francisco
South SF drop-off: 1170 Mission Road
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.satruck.com
Phone: (800) 728-7825
Fax:
email:
Notes: Organization is a non-profit; donations are tax-deductible. Other drop-off locations do not accept furniture- Call first: San Bruno: 300 El Camino, 583-3589; South SF: 873-3006, 1170 Mission Road; Daly City: Serramonte Mall behind Target
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Salvation Army Thrift Stores-San Bruno; San Bruno
300 El Camino Real
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://www.satruck.com
Phone: (650) 583-3589
Fax:
email:
Notes: For pick up information, call 1-800-728-7825
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge
Additional Locations:
Salvation Army Thrift Stores-South San Francisco 1170 Mission Road South San Francisco CA 94080

Samaritan House; San Mateo
4031 Pacifica Blvd.
San Mateo, CA 94403
http://www.samaritanhouse.com
Phone: (650) 341-4081
Fax:
email: info@samaritanhouse.com
Notes: Samaritan House, a non-profit organization, provides a broad range of services dedicated to meeting the needs of low-income residents within San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Savers; Redwood City
875 Main Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
www.savers.com
Phone: (650) 364-5545
Fax:
email:
Notes: Proceeds benefit PARCA.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Senior Coastsiders; Half Moon Bay
515 Kelly Avenue
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.seniorcoastsiders.org
Phone: (650) 726-6543
Fax:
email: info@seniorcoastsiders.org
Notes: Nonprofit; all proceeds support seniors on the coastside.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Shelter Network; Menlo Park
181 Constitution Drive
Menlo Park, CA 94025
http://www.shelternetwork.org
Phone: (650) 685-5880 x 127
Fax:
email: donating@shelternetwork.org
Notes: Shelter Network is a nonprofit organization which provides housing and services for homeless families and individuals in San Mateo County. For larger‑item/furniture donations, please call Admin Office in Burlingame (650‑685‑5880). For smaller donations (toiletries, clothing, etc.), you may drop‑off items at any shelter. Please call ahead. http://www.shelternetwork.org/inc/LocationsAboutUsShelterNetwork.php Shelter Network has combined with InnVision 7/1/12. The new website will be www.ivsn.org
Information updated on: -0/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Cleaning Products
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

South Coast Children's Services-Thrift Shop; Pescadero
2041 Pescadero Creek Road PO Box 525
Pescadero, CA 94060
http://www.southcoastchildren.org
Phone: (650) 879-9613
Fax:
email: sccsinfo@southcoastchildren.org
Notes: Nonprofit providing educational, recreational and cultural enrichment for the young people of the south coast of San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

St. Francis Center; Redwood City
151 Buckingham Ave
Redwood City, CA 94063
http://www.stfrancisrwc.org
Phone: (650) 365-7829
Fax:
email: info@stfrancisrwc.org
Notes: Non-profit. Donations are tax deductable. Organization helps families in need in the Redwood City area.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

St. Vincent De Paul Society; San Mateo
40 N. B Street
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.svdp-sanmateoco.org
Phone: (650) 871-6844 - Dispatch
Fax:
email:
Notes: Also has store locations in Daly City, San Bruno, Redwood City, and South San Francisco. Store Offices: Daly City: 992-9271; South San Francisco: 589-8445; San Bruno: 588-5767; San Mateo: 347-5101; Redwood City: 366-6367. For any pick up of materials, call 871-6844. Non-Profit organization. Donations are tax deductible.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2017

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Stanford Recycling Center; Stanford
701 Serra St.
Stanford, CA 94305
http://recycling.stanford.edu/dropoff/
Phone: (650) 321-4236
Fax:
email: recycling@pssi.stanford.edu

Information updated on: -0/3-/2014

Types of items accepted
Household - Clothing

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

The ReUse People; Oakland
9235 San Leandro Street
Oakland, CA 94603
http://www.thereusepeople.org
Phone: (888) 588-9490. (510) 383-1983
Fax:
email: Info@TheReusePeople.org
Notes: Picks up thoughout Bay Area. Nonprofit organization. No charge for drop off, there is a charge for pick up due to gasoline prices. The only nonprofit organization in California offering complete deconstruction services and tax deductible donations for all salvaged materials.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Urban Ore; Berkeley
900 Murray Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
http://urbanore.com
Phone: 510-841-SAVE (7283)
Fax:
email: info@urbanore.com
Notes: Accepts many items for re-use. No promises that they will accept materials sight unseen. Call for information.
Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet
Household - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Valley Recycling; San Jose
1615B South 7th Street
San Jose, CA 95112
http://www.valleyservices.co/
Phone: 408-297-5352
Fax:
email: valleyrecycling@hotmail.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Disposal
Recycle
Fee Charged

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Household - Carpet

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
Metal
A-1 Recycling; Hayward
PO Box 1785
Hayward, CA 94587

Phone: (510) 582-5900
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Food Cans

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Aaron Metals; Hayward
25101 Clawiter Road
Hayward, CA 94545
http://www.aaronmetals.com
Phone: 510-732-1200
Fax:
email: jesykah_forkash@aaronmetals.com
Notes: Accepts steel, aluminum, stainless steel, copper, and brass.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Food Cans
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe
Metal - Wire

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Payment to you

Citywide Debris Box and Recycling; San Francisco
1151 Quesada Ave
San Francisco, CA 94124
http://www.citywidedebris.webs.com
Phone: (415) 822-3688; 1 888 219-5448
Fax:
email: citywidedebris@aol.com
Notes: Call ahead. Serves entire Bay Area. Can haul compactors, open or closed top debris boxes, and non-friable asbestos. Alternative website: domesticdumpsters.com
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Danny Recycling Center; Santa Clara
1745 Walsh Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
http://www.dannyrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 492-9033
Fax:
email: info@dannyrecycling.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe
Metal - Wire

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Buy Back
Payment to you

Davis Street Transfer Station; San Leandro
2615 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
http://www.dsgardencenter.com/
Phone: (510)-638-2303
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Food Cans
Metal - Other Metals

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

ECS Refining; Santa Clara
705 Reed Street
Santa Clara, CA 95050
http://www.ECSRefining.com
Phone: 408-200-7000 (800) 4 MY WASTE
Fax:
email:
Notes: DTSC approved lead waste handler; registered state Collector and Recycler (SB20)
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Other Metals

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

GreenWaste Recovery - Curbside; San Jose
1500 Berger Dr.
San Jose, CA 95112
http://greenwaste.com/
Phone: (408) 283-4800
Fax:
email:
Notes: Serves Woodside, Portola Valley, Los Trancos,Vista Verde and Unincorporated San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Foil
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Recycle
Repair
No Charge

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco ReStore; San Carlos
1411 Industrial Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.habitatgsf.org/restore
Phone: 650-847-4000
Fax:
email: restore@habitatgsf.org

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

InSite Shredding and Recycling; Santa Clara
345 N. Autumn St.
Santa Clara, CA 95110
http://www.inhouserecyclers.com
Phone: (408) 292-4372
Fax:
email: inhouserecyclers@yahoo.com

Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Wire

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Mission Trail Waste Systems; Santa Clara
1313 Memorex Dr.
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Phone: (408) 727-5365 x 515
Fax:
email: Htralongo@missiontrail.com

Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Other Metals

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Newby Island Resource Recovery Park; Milpitas
1601 Dixon Landing Road
Milpitas, CA 95035
http://www.newbyisland.com
Phone: (408) 945-2800
Fax:
email: KMunoz@republicservices.com
Notes: Approved mixed construction and demolition recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Auto Parts
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Recology of the Coast ; Pacifica
Office: 2305 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
http://www.recologyofthecoast.com
Phone: (650) 355-9000
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycling Yard: 1046 Palmetto Ave. Open to residents from Pacifica to Miramar only.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Pipe
Metal - Wire

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Shoreway Environmental Center - Recycling; San Carlos
333 Shoreway Road
San Carlos, CA 94070
http://www.sbrecycling.net/public-recycling-center/
Phone: (650) 802-8355
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Metal - Food Cans
Metal - Other Metals

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Sims Metal Management; Redwood City
699 Seaport Blvd., near Frontage Road
Redwood City, CA 94063
http://www.simsmm.com
Phone: (650) 369-4161
Fax:
email:
Notes: Does not accept bimetal (tin) food cans in Redwood City, but San Jose and Hayward locations take them. Regarding the 300 pound minimum for payment, it's possible to bring in metal in batches during for a period of 1 month from when the initial batch is brought in until the 300 pounds are reached.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Scrap

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge
Payment to you

South San Francisco Scavenger; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-4020
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Curbside collection for SSF, Brisbane, Millbrae, SF Intl Airport.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Aluminum Foil
Metal - Food Cans

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Stanford Recycling Center; Stanford
701 Serra St.
Stanford, CA 94305
http://recycling.stanford.edu/dropoff/
Phone: (650) 321-4236
Fax:
email: recycling@pssi.stanford.edu

Information updated on: -0/3-/2014

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Aluminum Foil
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Food Cans

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

The ReUse People; Oakland
9235 San Leandro Street
Oakland, CA 94603
http://www.thereusepeople.org
Phone: (888) 588-9490. (510) 383-1983
Fax:
email: Info@TheReusePeople.org
Notes: Picks up thoughout Bay Area. Nonprofit organization. No charge for drop off, there is a charge for pick up due to gasoline prices. The only nonprofit organization in California offering complete deconstruction services and tax deductible donations for all salvaged materials.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Urban Ore; Berkeley
900 Murray Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
http://urbanore.com
Phone: 510-841-SAVE (7283)
Fax:
email: info@urbanore.com
Notes: Accepts many items for re-use. No promises that they will accept materials sight unseen. Call for information.
Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Pipe
Metal - Wire

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Waste Management Guadalupe Recycling Disposal Facility; San Jose
15999 Guadalupe Mines Road
San Jose, CA 95120
www.wm.com
Phone: (408) 268-1670
Fax:
email:
Notes: Customers must request recycling for construction materials. Accepts mixed inerts.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Aluminum Cans
Metal - Other Metals

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Whole House Building Supply; Multiple

Multiple,
http://www.driftwoodsalvage.com
Phone: 650-218-8596
Fax:
email: gardner@batnet.com

Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Auto Parts
Metal - Other Metals
Metal - Pipe

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

ZARC Recycling; South San Francisco
26 South Linden Avenue
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.zarcrecycling.com
Phone: (650) 871-7327
Fax:
email: zarc@zarcnet.com
Notes: Serves entire Bay Area.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Metal - All Kinds
Metal - Aluminum Scrap
Metal - Auto Parts
Metal - Pipe
Metal - Wire

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you
Miscellaneous
AER Worldwide; Fremont
42744 Boscell Rd.
Fremont, CA 94538
http://www.aerworldwide.com
Phone: 510.933.0514
Fax:
email: ewaste@aerworldwide.com
Notes: Fee Based Program, call for fees. They will pick up large quantities of material for a fee. Call to see if you qualify.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - CDs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Bay Rag Company; San Jose
201 San Jose Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
http://www.bayrag.com
Phone: (800) 245-7247; (408) 287-2511
Fax:
email: sales@bayrag.com
Notes: Pick-up available for commercial quantity.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Fabric

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

GreenCitizen, Inc. ; Burlingame
1576 Rollins Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.greencitizen.com
Phone: 650-493-8700 x 103
Fax:
email: info@greencitizen.com
Notes: There is a charge for pick-up.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - CDs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

InSite Shredding and Recycling; Santa Clara
345 N. Autumn St.
Santa Clara, CA 95110
http://www.inhouserecyclers.com
Phone: (408) 292-4372
Fax:
email: inhouserecyclers@yahoo.com

Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - CDs
Miscellaneous - Videos (VHS Tapes)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Lynx Recyclers; Union City
1000 Whipple Road
Union City, CA 94587
http://www.lynxrecyclers.com
Phone: 510-324-8428
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycles all sorts of plastics.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - CDs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Parca; Burlingame
800 Airport Blvd., Suite 320
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.parca.org
Phone: (650) 312-0730
Fax:
email: parca@parca.org
Notes: Parca is a private,nonprofit organization serving people with developmental disabilities and their families.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Arts and Crafts
Miscellaneous - Sports Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Project Linus; Mountain View
814 E Dana St, Mountain View
Mountain View, CA 94041
http://www.sjlinus.org
Phone: 408-252-1858
Fax:
email: sjlinus@comcast.net
Notes: Non-profit that provides love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gifts of new homemade washable blankets lovingly created by volunteer blanketeers.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2016

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Arts and Crafts

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Savers; Redwood City
875 Main Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
www.savers.com
Phone: (650) 364-5545
Fax:
email:
Notes: Proceeds benefit PARCA.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Cassette Tapes
Miscellaneous - CDs
Miscellaneous - Fabric
Miscellaneous - Hangers
Miscellaneous - Sports Equipment
Miscellaneous - Textiles
Miscellaneous - Treadmill
Miscellaneous - Videos (VHS Tapes)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

SCRAP - Scroungers' Center for Re-usable Art Parts; San Francisco
801 Toland at Newcomb
San Francisco, CA 94124
http://www.scrap-sf.org
Phone: (415) 647-1746
Fax:
email: scrap@scrap-sf.org
Notes: Provides teachers and community groups with interactive learning materials to support excellence in education. Accepts unusual items. Please call for donation approval. Items must be clean.
Information updated on: -1/1-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Arts and Crafts
Miscellaneous - Banner
Miscellaneous - CDs
Miscellaneous - Educational Materials
Miscellaneous - Fabric
Miscellaneous - Promotional Products
Miscellaneous - Textiles

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Shelter Network; Menlo Park
181 Constitution Drive
Menlo Park, CA 94025
http://www.shelternetwork.org
Phone: (650) 685-5880 x 127
Fax:
email: donating@shelternetwork.org
Notes: Shelter Network is a nonprofit organization which provides housing and services for homeless families and individuals in San Mateo County. For larger‑item/furniture donations, please call Admin Office in Burlingame (650‑685‑5880). For smaller donations (toiletries, clothing, etc.), you may drop‑off items at any shelter. Please call ahead. http://www.shelternetwork.org/inc/LocationsAboutUsShelterNetwork.php Shelter Network has combined with InnVision 7/1/12. The new website will be www.ivsn.org
Information updated on: -0/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Arts and Crafts
Miscellaneous - Educational Materials
Miscellaneous - Shoes-Running
Miscellaneous - Sports Equipment

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Stanford Recycling Center; Stanford
701 Serra St.
Stanford, CA 94305
http://recycling.stanford.edu/dropoff/
Phone: (650) 321-4236
Fax:
email: recycling@pssi.stanford.edu

Information updated on: -0/3-/2014

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - Asceptic Containers
Miscellaneous - Cassette Tapes
Miscellaneous - CDs
Miscellaneous - Fabric
Miscellaneous - Juice Boxes
Miscellaneous - Milk Cartons
Miscellaneous - Shoes-Running
Miscellaneous - Videos (VHS Tapes)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Super Link Plastic, Inc.; Oakland
888 92nd Ave
Oakland, CA 94603
http://www.superlinkusa.com
Phone: (510) 568-1086 x200
Fax:
email: dspitzer@superlinkusa.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - CDs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle

Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles; Oakland
3742 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94610
http://www.apedf.org
Phone: (510) 763-3342
Fax:
email: oakland@uhurufurniture.org
Notes: Makes regular pickups throughout the bay area. Open Tue-Sun 11AM-6PM
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Miscellaneous - CDs
Miscellaneous - Musical Instruments

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge
Office Supplies
Easy Toner; Belmont
555 O'Neil Avenue, #7
Belmont, CA 94002

Phone: (650) 341-5700
Fax:
email: easy toner@yahoo.com
Notes: Offers refilling services of ink jet & laser cartridges for computer printers, faxes and copy machines. Offers 130 different inks in black and color. Refilling cartridges saves 50% costs of purchasing new ones. Guarantees product.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse

Excess Access; San Francisco

San Francisco, CA 94114
http://www.excessaccess.org
Phone:
Fax:
email: team@matteroftrust.org
Notes: Don't accept but lets you post.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

GreenCitizen, Inc. ; Burlingame
1576 Rollins Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.greencitizen.com
Phone: 650-493-8700 x 103
Fax:
email: info@greencitizen.com
Notes: There is a charge for pick-up.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

GreenDisk; Seattle

Seattle, WA
http://www.greendisk.com
Phone: (800) 305-3475
Fax:
email: sales@greendisk.com
Notes: Offers proprietary info destruction. Also sells recycled media storage products.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Other

Services End Use Types of Payment
Mail
Recycle
Fee Charged

GreenWaste Recovery - Curbside; San Jose
1500 Berger Dr.
San Jose, CA 95112
http://greenwaste.com/
Phone: (408) 283-4800
Fax:
email:
Notes: Serves Woodside, Portola Valley, Los Trancos,Vista Verde and Unincorporated San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Recycle
No Charge

Laser Plus; San Bruno
440 San Mateo Avenue, Suite N2
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://laserplusdirect.com
Phone: 650-624-8800
Fax:
email: sales@laserplusdirect.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Repair
Reuse
No Charge

Office Depot - San Mateo; San Mateo
1826 S. Norfolk St.
San Mateo, CA 94403
http://www.officedepot.com
Phone: (650) 572-2561
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Binders
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge
Additional Locations:
Office Depot - Daly City 1 Colm Blvd. Colma CA 94014
Office Depot - East Palo Alto 1761 E. Bayshore Rd East Palo Alto CA 94303
Office Depot - Millbrae 959 El Camino Real Millbrae CA 94030
Office Depot - San Carlos 1101 Industrial Rd San Carlos CA 94070

Project Linus; Mountain View
814 E Dana St, Mountain View
Mountain View, CA 94041
http://www.sjlinus.org
Phone: 408-252-1858
Fax:
email: sjlinus@comcast.net
Notes: Non-profit that provides love, a sense of security, warmth and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need through the gifts of new homemade washable blankets lovingly created by volunteer blanketeers.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2016

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Recycle for Breast Cancer; San Ramon
31 Beta Ct. St. C
San Ramon, CA 94583
http://www.RecycleForBreastCancer.org
Phone: (800) 315-9580
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycle for Breast Cancer is a no-cost, national recycling program to help the fight against breast cancer while benefiting the environment. Organization pays for shipping.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Mail
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Strawflower Electronics; Half Moon Bay
160 San Mateo Rd., Suite E
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.strawflowerelectronics.com
Phone: (650) 726-8181
Fax:
email: info@strawflowerelectronics.com
Notes: Will pick up electronic items for a fee.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Office Supplies - Toner Cartridges

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge
Paper
A-1 Recycling; Hayward
PO Box 1785
Hayward, CA 94587

Phone: (510) 582-5900
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Bags
Paper - Blueprints
Paper - Books
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Greeting Cards
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Notebooks

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

AHG Recycling; Newark
6587 Smith Avenue
Newark, CA 94560
http://www.ahgrecycling.com/
Phone: (510) 742-5800
Fax:
email: info@ahgrecycling.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Blue Line Transfer, Inc.; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-5511
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Public disposal and recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/9-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Mixed

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Bridge to Asia; Hayward
25014 Viking Street
Hayward, CA 94108
http://www.bridge.org
Phone: 510.665.3998
Fax:
email: asianet@bridge.org
Notes: 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization serves university libraries in Asia and aids higher education in developing countries.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Encyclopedias
Paper - Text Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Mail
Reuse
No Charge

Certified Blue Recycling; San Leandro
2075 Williams St.
San Leandro, CA 94577
http://certifiedbluerecycling.com
Phone: 510-904-3929
Fax:
email: bernard@bwserv.com
Notes: Offers complete transportation & privacy policy recycling services for commercial construction & hazardous waste disposal.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Citywide Debris Box and Recycling; San Francisco
1151 Quesada Ave
San Francisco, CA 94124
http://www.citywidedebris.webs.com
Phone: (415) 822-3688; 1 888 219-5448
Fax:
email: citywidedebris@aol.com
Notes: Call ahead. Serves entire Bay Area. Can haul compactors, open or closed top debris boxes, and non-friable asbestos. Alternative website: domesticdumpsters.com
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Blueprints
Paper - Books
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Danny Recycling Center; Santa Clara
1745 Walsh Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
http://www.dannyrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 492-9033
Fax:
email: info@dannyrecycling.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Payment to you

Davis Street Transfer Station; San Leandro
2615 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
http://www.dsgardencenter.com/
Phone: (510)-638-2303
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Mixed

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

DR3 Mattress Recycling; San Leandro
9921 Medford Ave.
San Leandro, CA 94603
http://www.mattressrecycling.us/
Phone: 1-510-351-0520
Fax:
email: robert.jaco@svdp.us
Notes: A program of St. Vincent de Paul of Lane County, Oregon.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge

Family Connections; Menlo Park

Menlo Park, CA 94025
http://www.familyconnections.org
Phone: 650-556-9503
Fax:
email: info@familyconnections.org
Notes: Donations are tax deductable. Free preschool helping low income parents become involved in their childrens' education and helps prevent violence in families. Accepts children's books and toys. Call (650) 369-6467 for more information.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

FedEx Office - San Mateo; San Mateo
4060 S El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
http://www.fedex.com/us/officeprint/main/?link=1
Phone: (650) 525-0215
Fax:
email: usa4097@fedexkinkos.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged
Additional Locations:
FedEx Office - Colma 31 Colma Blvd. Colma CA 94014
FedEx Office - Menlo Park 1194 El Camino Real Menlo Park CA 94025
FedEx Office - Millbrae 365 Broadway Millbrae CA 94030
FedEx Office - Redwood City 490 El Camino Real Redwood City CA 94062

FedEx Office- San Mateo Downtown; San Mateo
121 E 4th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.fedex.com/us/officeprint/main/?link=1
Phone: (650) 347-3861
Fax:
email: usa0349@fedexkinkos.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Future Fibre; San Mateo
316 N. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94401

Phone: (650) 344-9502
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Blueprints
Paper - Copier
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Green Planet 21; Oakland
1221 3rd St
Oakland, CA 94607
http://www.sutta.com
Phone: (510) 873-8777
Fax:
email:
Notes: No charge for drop off.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you

Hayward Transfer Station/Processing Facility; Hayward
3458 Enterprise Ave
Hayward, CA 94545
http://haywardtransfer.com/
Phone: (510) 606-1548
Fax:
email: info@haywardtransfer.com

Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Home and Hope; Burlingame
1720 El Camino Real Suite 7
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.homeandhope.net
Phone: (650) 652-1103
Fax:
email: info@HomeAndHope.net
Notes: Home and Hope's purpose is to engage the interfaith community in helping homeless families regain and sustain independence. It is a nonprofit organization.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

InSite Shredding and Recycling; Santa Clara
345 N. Autumn St.
Santa Clara, CA 95110
http://www.inhouserecyclers.com
Phone: (408) 292-4372
Fax:
email: inhouserecyclers@yahoo.com

Information updated on: -1/0-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Blueprints
Paper - Books
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Greeting Cards
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Notebooks
Paper - Stationery

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

International Paper; Fremont
42305 Albrae St
Fremont, CA 94538
http://www.internationalpaper.com/us/en/Business/Recycling.html
Phone: (510) 490-5887
Fax:
email: donna.jay@ipaper.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you

Kunz Valley Trash; Boulder Creek
17355 Bear Creek Road
Boulder Creek, CA 95006
http://www.kunzvalleytrash.com/
Phone: 1-831-338-9050
Fax:
email:
Notes: Services La Honda, Loma Mar, Pesadero and San Gregorio.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Mixed

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Recycle
Fee Charged

Materials Reuse; Oakland
POBox 27472
Oakland, CA 94602

Phone: (510) 435-8988
Fax:
email: matreuse@earthlink.net
Notes: Offers drop boxes, balers, etc. Recycles charcoal.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle

Newby Island Resource Recovery Park; Milpitas
1601 Dixon Landing Road
Milpitas, CA 95035
http://www.newbyisland.com
Phone: (408) 945-2800
Fax:
email: KMunoz@republicservices.com
Notes: Approved mixed construction and demolition recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Northern California Paper Recyclers; Hayward
1609 Whipple Rd
Hayward, CA 94544
http://www.bayareashredding.com
Phone: (510) 476-1620
Fax:
email:
Notes: Call first to OK dropoff for businesses. Also provides confidential shredding. Additional site: www.ncpr-inc.com
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Blueprints
Paper - Books
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill; Half Moon Bay
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.republicservices.com/Corporate/Localservices/Location.aspx?SID=L71
Phone: (650) 726-1819
Fax:
email:
Notes: Under find a location enter zip code 94019; select landfill only
Information updated on: -0/9-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA; Burlingame
12 Airport Blvd.
Burlingame, CA 94401
http://www.peninsulahumanesociety.org/services/store.html
Phone: 650-340-7022 x 389
Fax:
email:
Notes: All proceeds directly benefit the shelter animals at PHS/SPCA.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Pick of the Litter ; Burlingame
1127 Chula Vista Avenue
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.peninsulahumanesociety.org
Phone: (650) 344-1662
Fax:
email:
Notes: The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA, a private non-profit organization guided by the humane ethic, builds healthy relationships between people and animals.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Recology San Bruno; San Bruno
101 Tanforan Avenue
San Bruno, CA 94066
http://www.recologysanbruno.com
Phone: (650) 583-8536
Fax:
email: rsbinfo@recology.com
Notes: 100% employee-owned company
Information updated on: -0/5-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Recycle
No Charge

Recology of the Coast ; Pacifica
Office: 2305 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
http://www.recologyofthecoast.com
Phone: (650) 355-9000
Fax:
email:
Notes: Recycling Yard: 1046 Palmetto Ave. Open to residents from Pacifica to Miramar only.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Recology San Francisco; San Francisco
501 Tunnel Ave
San Francisco, CA 94134
http://www.recologysf.com/index.php/san-francisco-transfer-station
Phone: (415) 330-1400
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Republic Services Daly City; Daly City
1680 Edgeworth Ave
Daly City, CA 94015
www.republicservicesdalycity.com
Phone: (650) 756-1130
Fax:
email: infodalycity@republicservices.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Savers; Redwood City
875 Main Street
Redwood City, CA 94063
www.savers.com
Phone: (650) 364-5545
Fax:
email:
Notes: Proceeds benefit PARCA.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Magazines

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

SCRAP - Scroungers' Center for Re-usable Art Parts; San Francisco
801 Toland at Newcomb
San Francisco, CA 94124
http://www.scrap-sf.org
Phone: (415) 647-1746
Fax:
email: scrap@scrap-sf.org
Notes: Provides teachers and community groups with interactive learning materials to support excellence in education. Accepts unusual items. Please call for donation approval. Items must be clean.
Information updated on: -1/1-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Black and White Photos
Paper - Color Photos
Paper - Mixed

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties; San Carlos
1051 Bing Street
San Carlos, CA 94070
www.SHFB.org
Phone: 650-610-0800
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse

Secondary Fiber; Union City
1147 Atlantic Street
Union City, CA 94587

Phone: (510) 487-4995
Fax:
email: junkmandan@aol.com
Notes: Pick-up quantity and drop-off by appointment.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Copier
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
No Charge
Payment to you

Senior Coastsiders; Half Moon Bay
515 Kelly Avenue
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.seniorcoastsiders.org
Phone: (650) 726-6543
Fax:
email: info@seniorcoastsiders.org
Notes: Nonprofit; all proceeds support seniors on the coastside.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Shred Works, Inc.; Burlingame
1601 Bayshore Hwy Ste #211
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.shredworks.com
Phone: (800) 817-4733
Fax:
email: sales@shredworks.com
Notes: Materials can be dropped off at Burlingame site; phone: 650-443-3103.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Shred-It; Foster City
350 Hatch Drive
Foster City, CA 94404
http://www.shredit.com
Phone: 650-741-3390
Fax:
email:
Notes: E-mail possible in Web-page
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

South Coast Children's Services-Thrift Shop; Pescadero
2041 Pescadero Creek Road PO Box 525
Pescadero, CA 94060
http://www.southcoastchildren.org
Phone: (650) 879-9613
Fax:
email: sccsinfo@southcoastchildren.org
Notes: Nonprofit providing educational, recreational and cultural enrichment for the young people of the south coast of San Mateo County.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

South San Francisco Scavenger; South San Francisco
500 East Jamie Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080
http://www.ssfscavenger.com
Phone: (650) 589-4020
Fax:
email: info@ssfscavenger.com
Notes: Curbside collection for SSF, Brisbane, Millbrae, SF Intl Airport.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Blueprints
Paper - Books
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Curbside Collection
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge

St. Vincent De Paul Society; San Mateo
40 N. B Street
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.svdp-sanmateoco.org
Phone: (650) 871-6844 - Dispatch
Fax:
email:
Notes: Also has store locations in Daly City, San Bruno, Redwood City, and South San Francisco. Store Offices: Daly City: 992-9271; South San Francisco: 589-8445; San Bruno: 588-5767; San Mateo: 347-5101; Redwood City: 366-6367. For any pick up of materials, call 871-6844. Non-Profit organization. Donations are tax deductible.
Information updated on: -0/4-/2017

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge

Stanford Recycling Center; Stanford
701 Serra St.
Stanford, CA 94305
http://recycling.stanford.edu/dropoff/
Phone: (650) 321-4236
Fax:
email: recycling@pssi.stanford.edu

Information updated on: -0/3-/2014

Types of items accepted
Paper - Bags
Paper - Books
Paper - Books, hardback
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Newspaper

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

Strawflower Electronics; Half Moon Bay
160 San Mateo Rd., Suite E
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.strawflowerelectronics.com
Phone: (650) 726-8181
Fax:
email: info@strawflowerelectronics.com
Notes: Will pick up electronic items for a fee.
Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge

The UPS Store (all locations); San Mateo
Varies
San Mateo, CA 94401
http://www.theupsstore.com/
Phone:
Fax:
email:
Notes: To find a store near you call: 1-800-PICK-UPS or UPS Store Location Finder.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Paper - Shredding

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles; Oakland
3742 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94610
http://www.apedf.org
Phone: (510) 763-3342
Fax:
email: oakland@uhurufurniture.org
Notes: Makes regular pickups throughout the bay area. Open Tue-Sun 11AM-6PM
Information updated on: -0/4-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Reuse
No Charge

Universal Waste Management, Inc.; Oakland
721 37th Ave.
Oakland, CA 94601
http://www.unwaste.com
Phone: 888-832-9839
Fax:
email: info@unwaste.com
Notes: Offers mobile free public recycling drop-off events. Offers e-waste fundraising events for schools & nonprofits. State certified for electronic waste recycling.
Information updated on: -0/7-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
No Charge

Waste Management Guadalupe Recycling Disposal Facility; San Jose
15999 Guadalupe Mines Road
San Jose, CA 95120
www.wm.com
Phone: (408) 268-1670
Fax:
email:
Notes: Customers must request recycling for construction materials. Accepts mixed inerts.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Western Pacific Pulp &Paper; Newark
6587 Smith Ave.
Newark, CA 94560
http://www.wppp.com
Phone: (510) 494-2060
Fax:
email: mwm@wppp.com
Notes: Recycles any type of paper. Call for detailed pick-up information.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Books
Paper - Cardboard
Paper - Copier
Paper - Junk Mail
Paper - Magazines
Paper - Mixed
Paper - Shredding
Paper - Tissue, etc.

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
No Charge
Payment to you

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Paper - Cardboard

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Styrofoam
GreenCitizen, Inc. ; Burlingame
1576 Rollins Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
http://www.greencitizen.com
Phone: 650-493-8700 x 103
Fax:
email: info@greencitizen.com
Notes: There is a charge for pick-up.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2016

Types of items accepted
Styrofoam - Blocks

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Materials Reuse; Oakland
POBox 27472
Oakland, CA 94602

Phone: (510) 435-8988
Fax:
email: matreuse@earthlink.net
Notes: Offers drop boxes, balers, etc. Recycles charcoal.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Styrofoam - Blocks

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle

Recology San Francisco; San Francisco
501 Tunnel Ave
San Francisco, CA 94134
http://www.recologysf.com/index.php/san-francisco-transfer-station
Phone: (415) 330-1400
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Styrofoam - Blocks

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
No Charge
Wood
Andreini Bros. Inc.; Half Moon Bay
151 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://andreinibrothers.com/
Phone: (650) 726-2065
Fax:
email: info@andreinibros.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Wood - Lumber/Scrap
Wood - Trees (see yardwaste)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Davis Street Transfer Station; San Leandro
2615 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
http://www.dsgardencenter.com/
Phone: (510)-638-2303
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Wood - Lumber/Scrap
Wood - Pallets
Wood - Trees (see yardwaste)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Half Moon Bay Building & Garden Supply; Half Moon Bay
119 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.halfmoonbaybuildingandgarden.com
Phone: (650) 726-6696
Fax:
email: JasonP@hmbbg.com

Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Wood - Trees (see yardwaste)

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged
Yardwaste
Andreini Bros. Inc.; Half Moon Bay
151 Main St.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://andreinibrothers.com/
Phone: (650) 726-2065
Fax:
email: info@andreinibros.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Davis Street Transfer Station; San Leandro
2615 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
http://www.dsgardencenter.com/
Phone: (510)-638-2303
Fax:
email:

Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged

Firewood Farms; Half Moon Bay
551 San Mateo Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.firewoodfarms.com/
Phone: 650-726-1702
Fax:
email: firewoodfarms@gmail.com

Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged
No Charge

Green Waste Recycle Yard; Richmond
2550 Garden Tract Rd
Richmond, CA 94801
www.greenwasterecycleyard.com
Phone: 1-510-527-8733 (General); 1-510-665-4517 (Lumber)
Fax:
email: info@GreenWasteRecycleYard.com
Notes: San Francisco Bay Area site for recycling of green waste and urban forest trees.
Information updated on: -1/2-/2015

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Pick-up
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged

Half Moon Bay Building & Garden Supply; Half Moon Bay
119 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.halfmoonbaybuildingandgarden.com
Phone: (650) 726-6696
Fax:
email: JasonP@hmbbg.com

Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

JD Services; Burlingame
PO Box 1563
Burlingame, CA 94011
http://www.jdhauling.com
Phone: 650-458-6356, 888-534-2857
Fax:
email: jdhauling@hotmail.com

Information updated on: -0/3-/2016

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Pick-up
Recycle
Fee Charged

Newby Island Resource Recovery Park; Milpitas
1601 Dixon Landing Road
Milpitas, CA 95035
http://www.newbyisland.com
Phone: (408) 945-2800
Fax:
email: KMunoz@republicservices.com
Notes: Approved mixed construction and demolition recycling facility.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Reuse
Fee Charged

Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill; Half Moon Bay
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
http://www.republicservices.com/Corporate/Localservices/Location.aspx?SID=L71
Phone: (650) 726-1819
Fax:
email:
Notes: Under find a location enter zip code 94019; select landfill only
Information updated on: -0/9-/2015

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
Fee Charged

Reusable Lumber Company; Woodside
P.O. Box 620327
Woodside, CA 94062
http://www.reusablelumber.com
Phone: (650) 529-9122
Fax:
email: info@reusablelumber.com
Notes: Buy, sell and trade reusable lumber.
Information updated on: -0/2-/2016

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
No Charge
Payment to you

Waste Management Guadalupe Recycling Disposal Facility; San Jose
15999 Guadalupe Mines Road
San Jose, CA 95120
www.wm.com
Phone: (408) 268-1670
Fax:
email:
Notes: Customers must request recycling for construction materials. Accepts mixed inerts.
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Recycle
Fee Charged

Zanker Recycling; San Jose
675 Los Esteros Road
San Jose, CA 95134
http://www.zankerrecycling.com
Phone: (408) 263-2384
Fax:
email: questions@zankerrecyling.com
Notes: 3rd Party Certified Recycling rates by the RCI. Open weekdays 6 am-5:45 pm Weekends 8 am-3:45 pm
Information updated on: -0/6-/2015

Types of items accepted
Yardwaste - Grass/Leaves/Trimmings
Yardwaste - Trees/Logs

Services End Use Types of Payment
Drop-off
Reuse
Fee Charged