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Cole Hardware - San Francisco - 345 9th St

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Cole Hardware

345 9th St, San Francisco, California 94103
(415) 200-2154
Hours:

Sun-Sat: 9am-6pm

See accepted/not accepted items and call to confirm space and current open hours.

Item Notes Method Destination
Batteries - Household - Non-rechargeable All household-type, laptop, cell phone, and rechargeable batteries accepted. Please tape over lithium battery contacts.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Batteries - Household - Rechargeable (up to 5 lbs)
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Bubble Wrap
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Compressed Gas Cylinders - Single-use/Non-working Empty campstove-size only
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Helium Tanks - Empty Accepts only propane and helium tanks, and does not accept tanks larger than 20 pounds (a typical barbecue tank is 20 pounds).
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Lacquers/Stains/Varnishes
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Light Bulbs - CFLs There is a 5 light limit per trip.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Safe Disposal
Light Bulbs - Fluorescent Tubes There is a 5 light limit per trip.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Safe Disposal
Light Bulbs - LED Some LED light bulbs contain toxic metals other than mercury and must be kept out of any of your three bins. There is a 5-light limit per trip.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Safe Disposal
Non-ferrous Scrap Metal Copper & Brass: Such as keys, bathroom and plumbing fixtures.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Paint - Interior & Exterior - New/Unopened There is a 5 gallon limit per visit.You can put EMPTY, DRY latex paint cans in the blue bin.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Paint - Interior & Exterior - Non-empty There is a 5 gallon limit per trip.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Plastic Bags
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Plastic Film & Wrap Stuff clean film inside plastic bag before drop-off. Basketball-size amount per visit.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Scrap Metal Copper & Brass: Such as keys, bathroom and plumbing fixtures.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Thermostats
  • Free Drop-off
  • Safe Disposal

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