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

Styrofoam Sheets

Styrofoam sheets are expanded polystyrene plastic shaped into sheets and panels meant for protecting goods during shipment.


Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Bay Polymer 1300 E. Victor Road Lodi Recycle Buyback Pick-up Commercial quantities.
Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) & Peanut Drop-off Locations 1298 Cronson Blvd
Suite 201
Crofton Recycle Free Drop-off
FoamRecycle/Foamlinx 1248 Birchwood Dr. Sunnyvale Recycle Drop-off for a Fee, Pick-up for a Fee Companies that have a large quantity of EPS foam (aka Styrofoam) for recycling can call 408-454-6163 (Toll Free 866-664-9311) for a full recycling cost assessment – on site or over the phone. For large quantities of foam, you can have a trailer delivered to your premises and then request pick up once it is filled. Call for pricing for on-demand or scheduled pickup. Schedule appointment to drop-off EPS foam (aka \"Styrofoam\") or Plastic # 6, placed in CLEAR bags for a fee of $10 per 30g trash bag. Make sure the foam is clean of any debris, nails or stickers and is completely dry. No peanuts or foam padding.
g2Revolution 8585 Pyott Road
Suite 100
Lake in the Hills Recycle Mail-in for a Fee
GreenCitizen 1831 Old Bayshore Hwy, Ste. #2 Burlingame Recycle Drop-off for a Fee $5 per 30 gallon bag. Only EPS #6 is accepted. Must be clean and dry.
GreenWaste of Palo Alto 2765 Lafayette St Palo Alto Landfill Pick-up for a Fee
Handle With Care (1625 University Ave) 1625 University Ave Berkeley Reuse Free Drop-off
Handle With Care (4364 Piedmont Ave) 4364 Piedmont Ave. Oakland Reuse Free Drop-off
Handle With Care (535 S Shore Ctr W) 535 S Shore Ctr W Alameda Reuse Free Drop-off
Handle With Care (6001 Shellmound) 6001 Shellmound, Ste. 106 Emeryville Reuse Free Drop-off
Home for Foam - Foam #6 Recycler/Buyer Locator 1831 Bayshore Hwy Burlingame Recycle Drop-off for a Fee
Mail N' Services 35111- F Newark Blvd. Newark Reuse Free Drop-off
Nancy Funk Ceramics 1330 66th Street Emeryville Reuse Free Drop-off
National Recycling Corp. (Oakland) 1312 Kirkham St. Oakland Recycle Free Drop-off
Newby Island Landfill & Resource Recovery Park 1601 Dixon Landing Rd. Milpitas Recycle Free Drop-off Must be labeled with \"PS #6\". Place packaging foam and clean food service containers in separate bags. No styrofoam peanuts. - Plastics Recycling Directory PO Box 1327 Sonoma Recycle Pick-up for a Fee, Buyback Mail-in Connecting recycled plastics buyers & suppliers. This site's purpose is to connect suppliers and buyers of all types of scrap plastic (from bales to post consumer resin). It's supported by the plastics industry and intended for use by the recycling industry in North America.
Pleasanton Transfer Station 3110 Busch Rd. Pleasanton Landfill Drop-off for a Fee
Postal Annex 1839 Ygnacio Valley Rd.
Ste B
Walnut Creek Reuse Free Drop-off
Postal Annex (30166 Industrial Pkwy SW) 30166 Industrial Pkwy SW Hayward Reuse Free Drop-off
Postal Annex (39270 Paseo Padre Pkwy) 39270 Paseo Padre Pkwy Fremont Reuse Free Drop-off

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