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Greeting Cards - Unused

Greeting cards are usually bi-fold card stock with decorative text and images, glitter, or other artistic elements.

Consider reuse or donation of cards in good condition.

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
East Bay Depot For Creative Reuse 4695 Telegraph Ave.
(drop-off at loading dock on Shattuck Ave between 46th and 47th streets)
Oakland Reuse Free Drop-off Non promotional cards WITHOUT handwritten messages on the inside.
El Cerrito Recycling + Environmental Resource Center 7501 Schmidt Ln. El Cerrito Reuse Free Drop-off Exchange Zone
Oakland Museum - White Elephant Sale 333 Lancaster St. Oakland Reuse Free Drop-off, Free Pick-up
Pleasanton Transfer Station 3110 Busch Rd. Pleasanton Landfill Paid Drop-off
Savers (7117 Regional St.) 7117 Regional St. Dublin Reuse Free Drop-off
SCRAP 801 Toland St. San Francisco Reuse Free Drop-off
St. Jude's Ranch for Children 100 St. Jude’s Street
Recycled Card Program
Boulder City Reuse Free Mail-in All types of greeting cards, including Christmas are accepted. Can not take Hallmark, Disney or American Greeting cards.
Teen Challenge Thrift Store 3437 Chestnut Ave. Concord Reuse Free Drop-off
Urban Ore 900 Murray St. Berkeley Reuse Free Drop-off

Curbside Service

Recycling Note
Alameda
Donate for reuse as possible.
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Albany
Berkeley
Castro Valley Sanitary District
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Dublin
Donate for reuse as possible.
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Emeryville
Fremont
Consider reuse before recycling.
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Hayward
Donate for reuse as possible.
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Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
Donate for reuse as possible.
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Livermore
Newark
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Oakland
Piedmont
Pleasanton
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San Leandro
Donate for reuse as possible.
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San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
Donate for reuse as possible.
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San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
Donate for reuse as possible.
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Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
Donate for reuse as possible.
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Union City
Please donate unused greeting cards. Used non-metallic/glitter greeting cards accepted in recycling. Landfill glitter/metallic greeting cards.
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