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Plastic Bucket

Plastic bucket is a cylindrical plastic container, usually with a metal handle. (Remove metal handle prior to recycling.)

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Adventure Playground 160 University Ave
Berkeley Marina
Berkeley Reuse Free Drop-off Clean and dry, working handle 5g buckets (to hold tools)
Bay Polymer 44530 South Grimmer Rd Fremont Recycle Buyback Pick-up Commercial quantities.
Berkeley Recycling Center 669 Gilman St.
(corner of 2nd & Gilman)
Berkeley Recycle Free Drop-off
Biagini Waste Reduction Systems Inc. 1150 Hensley Street Richmond Recycle Paid Pick-up
Citywide Fibers 1151 Quesada Ave. San Francisco Recycle Free Drop-off, Free Pick-up
Civicorps Recycling 101 Myrtle St. Oakland Recycle Paid Pick-up No paint, no oil
Commercial Waste & Recycling - C&D, Inerts & landscape yard 725 Independent Road Oakland Recycle Paid Drop-off
Containers Unlimited 3375 Arden Road Hayward Recycle Paid Drop-off Commercial quantity
Davis Street (WM) Resource Recovery Complex (Transfer Station) 2615 Davis St. San Leandro Recycle Free Drop-off Recycle drop-off area
Envision Plastics 14312 Central Avenue Chino Recycle Paid Drop-off Recycler of baled HDPE plastic
Fremont Recycling & Transfer Station 41149 Boyce Rd. Fremont Recycle Free Drop-off Separate recyclables and deposit into marked containers at facility
Green Planet 21 336 Adeline Street Oakland Recycle Paid Drop-off, Paid Pick-up
GreenWaste of Palo Alto 2765 Lafayette St Palo Alto Recycle Paid Pick-up Empty containers only. Pour out liquids and scrape or wipe out residue.
Hayward Transfer Station 3458 Enterprise Ave Hayward Recycle Paid Drop-off If associated with C&D project.
Materials Reuse 2650 Nicol Ave Oakland Recycle Paid Pick-up
Mt. Diablo Recycling 1300 Loveridge Road Pittsburg Recycle Free Drop-off
Myers Container Management Services 21301 Cloud Way Hayward Recycle Paid Pick-up Commercial quantity. Barrels, too
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
PlasticsMarkets.org - Plastics Recycling Directory PO Box 1327 Sonoma Recycle Buyback Mail-in, Paid Pick-up Online posting for commercial quantities

Curbside Service

Recycling Garbage Note
Alameda
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Albany
Not accepted in recycling. Consider offering for reuse.
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Berkeley
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed. Maximum size 5g. Do not stack multiple buckets together.
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Castro Valley Sanitary District
Empty
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Dublin
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed. Metal handles must be separated from the bucket for the plastic bucket to be recycled.
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Emeryville
Not accepted for recycling. Consider offering for reuse.
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Fremont
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Hayward
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Livermore
Empty and drip-free.
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Newark
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Oakland
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Piedmont
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Pleasanton
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San Leandro
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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Union City
Empty and drip-free. Wipe clean as needed.
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