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Plastic Bottle - Non-CRV

Plastic bottles (non-CRV) do not have a California Redemption Value. They do not include a deposit at time of purchase. Examples are three-gallon and five-gallon water containers.

Bottles and jugs must be empty and drip-free with lid reattached before recycling.

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Mings Recycling 3495 Breakwater Court Hayward Recycle Buyback Drop-off, Buyback Pick-up Commercial quantity only.
Mt. Diablo Recycling 1300 Loveridge Road Pittsburg Recycle Free Drop-off, Paid Pick-up Commercial quantity
National Recycling Corp. (Oakland) 1312 Kirkham St. Oakland Recycle Buyback Drop-off
Phoenix Container 2224 South Daubenberger Rd. Turlock Recycle Paid Drop-off Commercial quantities
Pier 96 Buyback (Recology) 1000 Amador St - Pier 96 San Francisco Recycle Free Drop-off
Pittsburg Recycling Center (Recycling Zone Inc.) 181A Clark Avenue Pittsburg Recycle Free Drop-off
PlasticsMarkets.org - Plastics Recycling Directory PO Box 1327 Sonoma Recycle Buyback Mail-in, Paid Pick-up Online posting for commercial quantities
Pleasanton Transfer Station 3110 Busch Rd. Pleasanton Recycle Free Drop-off Separate for recycle drop-off
Recology San Francisco Transfer Station Public Recycling and Disposal Drop Off 501 Tunnel Ave. San Francisco Recycle Paid Drop-off
RECYCLE IT, INC. 3300 Pacheco Blvd Martinez Recycle Free Drop-off
Refund Recycling 2680 Old First St. Livermore Recycle Free Drop-off
Republic Services, Inc. 42600 Boyce Road Fremont Recycle Paid Pick-up
Repurposed Materials 10220 Brighton Rd
Unit 7
Henderson Reuse Buyback Mail-in commercial quantity, new
SMaRT Station 301 Carl Rd Sunnyvale Recycle Free Drop-off Please leave caps on bottles.
Standard Iron & Metal 4525 San Leandro St. Oakland Recycle Free Drop-off
Super Link Plastic, Inc. 888 92nd Ave Oakland Recycle Paid Drop-off, Paid Pick-up Free pick up available for quantities over 500 lbs.
The Sutta Co. (East Bay Recycling) 1221 3rd St. Oakland Recycle Paid Drop-off, Paid Pick-up Large/business quantity only
Vasco Road Landfill & Recycling Drop-off 4001 N. Vasco Rd. Livermore Recycle Free Drop-off Construction & Demolition
Waste Management of Alameda County 172 98th Ave. Oakland Recycle Paid Pick-up Commercial waste hauling service
West County Resource Recovery Recycling Center 101 Pittsburg Ave. Richmond Recycle Free Drop-off

Curbside Service

Recycling Note
Alameda
Empty and drip-free with lids attached.
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Albany
Empty and drip-free. Commercial size (5g max).
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Berkeley
Empty, drip-free. Commercial jug size (5g max) - pill bottles (4\ and larger) okay."
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Castro Valley Sanitary District
Attach lid. Includes Pill bottles
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Dublin
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to pill bottles. Reattach lids for recycling.
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Emeryville
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max).
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Fremont
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles
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Hayward
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Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles 4\ minimum height"
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Livermore
Wipe or rinse clean. Drip-free. Commercial size okay. Pill bottles= Garbage
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Newark
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles
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Oakland
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles (at least 4\ high)"
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Piedmont
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to pill bottles.
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Pleasanton
Empty and drip-free.
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San Leandro
Must be empty and drip-free. Pill bottles at least 4\ okay up to commercial-sized jugs (i.e. empty fryer oil jugs)."
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San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles 4\ minimum height"
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San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles 4\ minimum height"
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Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
Empty, drip-free. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles 4\ minimum height"
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Union City
Empty, drip-free. #1 and #2 plastics in recycling. (#3-7 in trash. Commercial size (5g max) to Pill bottles
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