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Computers - Non-working

Non-working computers are any computer processing unit (CPU) or related computer system component which is defective or broken.

Household Hazardous Waste

This item should never be put in a curbside bin. For more information visit our household hazardous waste page.

Consider refurbishing or repair before recycling, or DIY repair through iFixit.

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Computer World 37312 Fremont Blvd Fremont Repair Free Drop-off
All Inclusive Tech 3401 Investment Blvd Hayward Repair Free Drop-off
Tri-City Office Machines 48660 Sedum Rd Fremont Repair Free Drop-off
Oakland Computer Service 419 International Blvd d Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
ComputerLand 80 Shattuck Square Berkeley Repair Free Drop-off
All Video Repair 6465 Sierra Ln Dublin Repair Free Drop-off
Valley Tech, LLC 381 Earhart Way Livermore Repair Free Drop-off
Pleasanton Computer Repair 400 Main St #205 Pleasanton Repair Free Drop-off
computreat LLC 16155 Ashland Ave San Lorenzo Repair Free Drop-off
American Tech, Inc 2280 Fulton St Berkeley Repair Free Drop-off
VicenTech Computer Services 338 Jackson St #4 Hayward Repair Free Drop-off
Printer Plus 14624 Wicks Blvd San Leandro Repair Drop-off for a Fee
Geek Squad 4820 Dublin Blvd Dublin Repair Free Drop-off
Conrad's Computer Services 3612 35th Ave Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
AnB Repair 339 14th St Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
RRR Computer 4096 Piedmont Ave
Suite 332
Oakland Repair Free Drop-off, Free Pick-up Refurbish donated laptops and accessories to give to low-income K-12 students for education. PC laptops*, Mac laptops*, iMacs* (no desktops), iPhone 6 or higher, iPad 4th Gen or Higher, all PC and Apple power adapters*all computers must be newer than seven years old. Pick up for bulk equipment.
Purl Computers 2589 Old First St Livermore Repair Free Drop-off
General Computer Systems 3226 Grand Ave Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
D J Computers 926 San Pablo Ave Albany Repair Free Drop-off
Anywhere PC Repair 931 Ashby Ave # C Berkeley Repair Free Drop-off

Curbside Service

Bulky Pickup Special Action Note
Alameda
Contact ACI at (510) 483-1400 for a bulky pick-up.
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Albany
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Berkeley
Castro Valley Sanitary District
Separate and label good/working condition items for donation as part of your Bulky & Reuse Pick-up set out.
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Dublin
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Emeryville
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Fremont
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Hayward
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Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
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Livermore
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Newark
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Oakland
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Piedmont
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Call hauler to schedule an e-waste pick-up.
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Pleasanton
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San Leandro
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San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
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San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
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Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
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Union City
Place electronics in a box clearly labeled “e-waste” that is easily accessible and in plain view (about a foot from the pile).
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