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Home Depot - East Palo Alto - 1781 E. Bayshore Rd

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Home Depot

1781 E. Bayshore Rd, East Palo Alto, California 94303
(650) 462-6800

Mon - Sat: 6 am - 9 pm Sun: 7 am - 8 pm

Home Depot accepts powercell batteries, CFL's and LED lightbulbs, and propane tanks.

Item Notes Method Destination
Batteries - Household - Rechargeable (up to 5 lbs) Accepts rechargeable batteries only. Alkaline batteries are not accepted in this program. Any rechargeable battery that weighs up to 11 pounds and is under 300 watt hours. Auto/tractor batteries including rechargeable NiCad, rechargeable nickel, metal hydride, rechargeable lithium-ion, lithium single-use button, rechargeable small/sealed lead acid batteries. Non-leaking. Place batteries in a plastic bag before dropping into bin. Call2Recycle program.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Recycle
Compressed Gas Cylinders - Refillable Propane refills
  • Free Drop-off
  • Reuse
Light Bulbs - CFLs Only accept compact fluorescent bulbs, nothing over 2 ft.
  • Free Drop-off
  • Safe Disposal
Light Bulbs - Fluorescent Tubes
  • Free Drop-off
  • Safe Disposal
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