Guide for Reuse, Repair, Recycling, and Safe Disposal
for Alameda County, Contra Costa County, and the City of Palo Alto

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Construction & Demolition Debris

C&D debris is waste material that is produced in the process of construction, renovation, or demolition of structures. Structures include buildings of all types (both residential and nonresidential), as well as roads and bridges.

Visit the Recycling Certification Institute's website for third-party verified diversion rates for recycling facilities. RecyclerFinder is an online and mobile application for quickly locating facilities nationwide that handle C&D and other recycled materials.

Click here for Alameda County Codes & Standards, deconstruction, reuse, and built environment information. Waste Tracking is a web-based construction waste management tool that StopWaste was involved with developing.


Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Oakland Resident Free Bulky Item Drop Off - Bulky Block Party
7101 Edgewater Dr
Oakland Landfill Free Drop-off Home DIY remodeling debris only (not from businesses)
Double O Site Services 114 South Maple Ave South San Francisco Landfill Drop-off for a Fee Construction & Demolition
San Martin Transfer Station 14070 Llagas Avenue San Martin Recycle Drop-off for a Fee No Dirt, Rock, Concrete, Brick
FERMA Corporation (Newark) Equipment Yard
6655 Smith Ave
Newark Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Mixed C&D debris
Golden Bear Transfer Station 1 Parr Blvd. Richmond Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Valley Recycling 1615-B S. 7th St. San Jose Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Fremont Recycling & Transfer Station 41149 Boyce Rd. Fremont Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Separate for C&D drop-off area
Recycling Center & Transfer Station - Contra Costa Waste Service 1300 Loveridge Rd. Pittsburg Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Hayward Transfer Station 3458 Enterprise Ave Hayward Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Argent Materials, Inc 830 Baldwin St Oakland Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Thor Demolition Po Box 883624 San Francisco Recycle Pick-up for a Fee
CalRecycle's C&D Guide, RCP Catalog & Recycling Location Finder 1001 I St Sacramento Recycle Drop-off for a Fee, Pick-up for a Fee See website for resources, recycling locations, and regulations for the state.
Altamont Landfill (WM, Inc.) 10840 Altamont Pass Rd. Livermore Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Bayview Environmental Services, Inc. 6925 San Leandro St Oakland Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Interior and exterior demo
Landfill Management 4001 W. Winton Ave. Hayward Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Recycling Certification Institute - Green Halo 2431 Zanker Road San Jose Recycle Free Mail-in Registered and Certified Facilities as well as information on RCI Requirements and Certification Process on website.
Independent Recycling Services 9039 San Leandro Street Oakland Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Commercial Waste & Recycling - C&D, Inerts & landscape yard 725 Independent Road Oakland Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Newby Island Landfill & Resource Recovery Park 1601 Dixon Landing Rd. Milpitas Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Redwood Landfill 8950 Redwood Hwy Novato Recycle Drop-off for a Fee

Curbside Service

Debris Box Note
Contact ACI at (510) 483-1400 for details.
Castro Valley Sanitary District
Contact ACI, 510-483-1400, for details.
Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
San Leandro
San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
Union City

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