Guide for Reuse, Repair, Recycling, and Safe Disposal
for Alameda County, Contra Costa County, and the City of Palo Alto

What do I do with:



Stove/Oven - Non-working

Defective, broken, or no longer working gas and electric-powered stoves, ovens, and ranges.

Consider reuse or repair before disposal. DIY repair resources through iFixit.


Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
FixIt Clinic (In-person & Virtual) Repair Free Mail-in Self-repair through the Global Fixers Server on Discord or through Zoom FixIt Clinics.
Berkeley Recycling Center 669 Gilman St.
(corner of 2nd & Gilman)
Berkeley Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Large appliances, including water heaters, stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers and furnaces are all accepted for a $10 charge. No refrigerated appliances.
BBQ Repair Doctor 122 Town and Country Dr Danville Repair Pick-up for a Fee On site service repair, cleaning and refurbishment- residential and commercial. Pizza ovens too.
Freon Free 1881 Walters Ct Suite A Fairfield Recycle Drop-off for a Fee, Pick-up for a Fee
Fremont Recycling & Transfer Station 41149 Boyce Rd. Fremont Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Recycle: appliance drop-off area
Rica Recycling 27105 Industrial Blvd Hayward Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Jebs Appliances 847 E Lewelling Blvd Hayward Repair Pick-up for a Fee Services at your site
Fry's Metals 1845 W. Winton Ave. Hayward Recycle Free Drop-off, Free Pick-up
Vasco Road Landfill & Recycling Drop-off 4001 N. Vasco Rd. Livermore Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Non-working
Altamont Landfill (WM, Inc.) 10840 Altamont Pass Rd. Livermore Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Acme Landfill (Fill Corporation) 950 Waterbird Way Martinez Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
RECYCLE IT, INC. 3300 Pacheco Blvd Martinez Recycle Drop-off for a Fee Drop-off fee is $10.
ARCA Recycling 7401 Morton Ave
Ste B
Newark Recycle Pick-up for a Fee 10 or more for pick up by appt.
Independent Recycling Services 9039 San Leandro Street Oakland Recycle Drop-off for a Fee, Pick-up for a Fee
CASS (Custom Alloy) 2730 Peralta St. Oakland Recycle Free Drop-off
Schnitzer Steel (Oakland) 1101 Embarcadero West Oakland Recycle Buyback Pick-up Commercial quantity.
Cornejo's Appliances 1361 92nd Ave Oakland Repair Pick-up for a Fee On-site service repairs.
Oakland Resident Free Bulky Item Drop Off - Bulky Block Party
7101 Edgewater Dr
Oakland Recycle Free Drop-off
Rapid Recycle 5292 Pacheco Blvd. Pacheco Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
GreenWaste of Palo Alto 2765 Lafayette St Palo Alto Recycle Pick-up for a Fee 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.

Curbside Service

Bulky Pickup Note
Contact ACI at (510) 483-1400 for a bulky pick-up.
Castro Valley Sanitary District
Separate and label good/working condition items for donation as part of your Bulky & Reuse Pick-up set out.
Contact hauler for details.
Up to two appliances or large items (not to exceed 150 lbs each).
Bulky pick up and Disposal Days drop-off option.
Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
San Leandro
San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
Union City

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