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Knives & Shears - Non-working

Consider resharpening, repair, and donation before disposal.

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Absolutely Sharp 1st Street and W Angela St Pleasanton Repair Free Drop-off
Alameda Repair Shop 2436 Webb Ave Alameda Repair Free Drop-off
Alamo (Dublin) Ace Hardware 7373 Village Pkwy Dublin Repair Paid Drop-off Sharpening
Bernal Cutlery 308 40th St Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
Bill's Ace Hardware 4451 Clayton Rd. Concord Repair Paid Drop-off Knife sharpening
Bill's Ace Hardware 3610 Pacheco Blvd. Martinez Repair Paid Drop-off Knife sharpening
Brentwood Ace Hardware 8900 Brentwood Blvd.
Ste. J
Brentwood Repair Paid Drop-off blade sharpening
Dublin Knives 6966 Village Pkwy Dublin Repair Buyback Pick-up
Goodwill (Alameda) 2319 Lincoln Ave. Alameda Reuse Free Drop-off Working condition
Goodwill (Berkeley) 2058 University Ave Berkeley Reuse Free Drop-off Working condition
Grand Lake Ace Hardware 1221 Grand Ave. Piedmont Repair Paid Drop-off Blade sharpening for lawnmower or gardening tools, kitchen knives and scissors.
GreenWaste of Palo Alto 2765 Lafayette St Palo Alto Recycle Paid Pick-up Place knives in a clear plastic container for worker safety.
Handy Handyman Ace Hardware 2075 Market St. San Francisco Repair Paid Drop-off Sharpening
Hassett Ace Hardware 875 Alma Street Palo Alto Repair Paid Drop-off Sharpening
iFixit San Luis Obisbo Repair Free Mail-in DIY repair instructions
Laurel Ace Hardware 4024 MacArthur Ave. Oakland Repair Paid Drop-off tool & knife sharpening
Oakland Sharp 4464 Reinhardt Dr Oakland Repair Free Drop-off
Pleasanton Transfer Station 3110 Busch Rd. Pleasanton Landfill Paid Drop-off
Standard 5&10 Ace Hardware 3545 California St. San Francisco Repair Paid Drop-off Sharpening
Standard Saw Works Inc 181 10th St Oakland Repair Free Drop-off

Curbside Service

Garbage Special Action Note
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Albany
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Berkeley
Bring scrap metal can be taken to Berkeley Recycling; use the Metal Bin.
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Castro Valley Sanitary District
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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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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
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