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Drums - Metal

Metal drums are portable cylindrical containers larger than five gallons in volume.


Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Schnitzer Steel (San Jose) 11665 Berryessa Rd. San Jose Recycle Buyback Pick-up Commercial quantity. Rinsed. No closed containers.
Schnitzer Steel (Oakland) 1101 Embarcadero West Oakland Recycle Buyback Pick-up Commercial quantity. Rinsed. No closed containers.
Safety Kleen Systems (Sacramento) 6000 88th Street Sacramento Safe Disposal Paid Pick-up
Safety Kleen Systems (Rohnert Park) 5750 Commerce Blvd Rohnert Park Safe Disposal Paid Pick-up
Repurposed Materials 10220 Brighton Rd
Unit 7
Henderson Reuse Buyback Mail-in
Recology San Francisco Transfer Station Public Recycling and Disposal Drop Off 501 Tunnel Ave. San Francisco Recycle Paid Drop-off
RAS Metals 695 B Cedar Street Berkeley Recycle Paid Drop-off, Paid Pick-up
Questar 30983 San Clemente St. Hayward Recycle Free Drop-off, Paid Pick-up No charge if previously used for food products only. Call first, may drop-off 1/2 truck load or more. Pick-up available for large quantities.
Pleasanton Transfer Station 3110 Busch Rd. Pleasanton Recycle Paid Drop-off
Phoenix Container 2224 South Daubenberger Rd. Turlock Recycle Paid Drop-off Commercial quantities
North State Environmental (South San Francisco) 220 South Spruce Avenue
Suite 200
South San Francisco Recycle Paid Pick-up
Nica Metals 101 N. Greenville Rd. Livermore Recycle Paid Pick-up
Myers Container Management Services 21301 Cloud Way Hayward Recycle Paid Pick-up Commercial quantity. Drum and Barrel reconditioning and recycling.
GreenWaste of Palo Alto 2765 Lafayette St Palo Alto Recycle Paid Pick-up Bulky Pickup. Please consider reuse and repair before disposal. This item can be collected curbside for a fee or for no charge during your Clean Up Day.
Fremont Recycling & Transfer Station 41149 Boyce Rd. Fremont Recycle Paid Drop-off Must be triple rinsed, cut in half, and punctured on bottom - cannot hold liquid.
Davis Street (WM) Resource Recovery Complex (Transfer Station) 2615 Davis St. San Leandro Recycle Free Drop-off Recycle drop-off area
Containers Unlimited 3375 Arden Road Hayward Recycle Paid Drop-off Commercial quantity
Container Exchanger 6025 Lagrange Blvd SW Atlanta Recycle Buyback Mail-in
Berkeley Recycling Center 669 Gilman St.
(corner of 2nd & Gilman)
Berkeley Recycle Free Drop-off 55 g drums must be completely empty and dry and either cut in half or with a visible four-inch diameter hole.
Action Metal Recycling 385 Pittsburg Ave. Richmond Recycle Free Drop-off

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