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Telephones

Telephones -- for purposes in this database are referring to landlines, with or without cords -- are devices which transmit and receive sound, typically the human voice.

Consider donation or reuse if in good condition.

Vendors

Vendor Address City Destination Disposal Method Notes
Salvation Army (Alameda) 1918 Park St. Alameda Reuse Free Drop-off
Best Buy 5839 Lone Tree Way Antioch Recycle Free Drop-off landline, hands-free headsets, cords, voice message recorders
Out of the Closet (Berkeley) 1600 University Ave. Berkeley Reuse Free Drop-off
Fix It Clinic (In-person & Virtual) Berkeley Repair Free Mail-in Self-repair through the Global Fixers Server on Discord or through Zoom FixIt Clinics.
Parca Parca Main Office
800 Airport Blvd, Suite 320
Burlingame Reuse Free Pick-up
Sun's Pad & Foam Recycling 124 Medburn St
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Concord Recycle Free Drop-off
Best Buy Recycling and Trade-in Program (Dublin) 4820 Dublin Blvd. Dublin Recycle Free Drop-off non-working landline, hands-free headsets, cords, voice message recorders
El Cerrito Recycling + Environmental Resource Center 7501 Schmidt Ln. El Cerrito Recycle Free Drop-off Electronics bin.
Best Buy Recycling and Trade-in Program (Emeryville) 3700 Mandela Pkwy. Emeryville Recycle Free Drop-off non-working landline, hands-free headsets, cords, voice message recorders
Freon Free 1881 Walters Ct Suite A Fairfield Recycle Paid Drop-off, Paid Pick-up
AER Worldwide (Fremont) 42744 Boscell Rd. Fremont Reuse Free Drop-off, Paid Pick-up
Evergreen IT 37390 Centralmont Place Fremont Recycle Free Drop-off, Free Pick-up Businesses=Free Pick up, Residents=Free Drop off.
Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Program (Fremont Facility) 41149 Boyce Rd. Fremont Recycle Free Drop-off  
Staples, Fremont 39116 Fremont Hub Fremont Recycle Free Drop-off
ERI 2860 S. East Ave. Fresno Recycle Free Drop-off
Clean Earth (AERC) (Hayward) 30677 Huntwood Ave Hayward Recycle Free Drop-off, Paid Pick-up inc. telephones with screens
Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Program (Hayward Facility) 2091 West Winton Avenue Hayward Recycle Free Drop-off  
Omega JV Inc 3449 Enterprise Ave Hayward Recycle Free Drop-off
Eco Thrift (25891 Mission Blvd.) 25891 Mission Blvd. Hayward Reuse Free Drop-off
Best Buy Recycling and Trade-in Program (Hayward) 269 Southland Mall Hayward Recycle Free Drop-off non-working landline, hands-free headsets, cords, voice message recorders

Curbside Service

Garbage Bulky Pickup Special Action Note
Alameda
Albany
Berkeley
Castro Valley Sanitary District
Separate and label good/working condition items for donation as part of your Bulky & Reuse Pick-up set out.
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Dublin
Emeryville
Fremont
Hayward
Hayward (Oro Loma - L2)
Livermore
Newark
Oakland
Piedmont
Cordless telephones and answering machines
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Pleasanton
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San Leandro
San Leandro (Oro Loma - L3)
San Lorenzo (Oro Loma)
Unincorporated Oro Loma (L1)
Union City

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