2005 Contra Costa Reuse & Recycling Guide
This Guide provides information about local curbside recycling programs, recycling centers, thrift stores, household hazardous waste facilities and much more.

Our most comprehensive and up-to-date listing of local reuse & recycling services and facilities, including those listed in the Reuse & Recycling Guide, can be viewed online using:

You can obtain your own free copy of the
2005 Reuse & Recycling Guide
in any of the following ways:

These files are in 
PDF format which requires
 Adobe Acrobat Reader
which is available free.

You can download a complete copy of the 2005 Reuse & Recycling Guide,
or you can use the below links to view/print only individual sections:

Cover & Table of Contents (page 1)
Curbside Recycling (page 2-3)
Drop-off/Buyback Centers (page 4-5)
Thrift Stores (page 6-7)
Used Oil, Filters, Auto Batteries, Antifreeze & Tires (page 8-9)
Household Hazardous Waste Facilities (page 10-11)
Landfills & Transfer Stations (page 12-13)
A-Z Listing: Aerosol Cans - Clothing (page 14-19)
A-Z Listing: Computer/Electronics - Jewelry & Coins (page 20-24)
A-Z Listing: Junk Mail - Wood & Yard Trimmings (page 25-31)
Index (page 32)

These files are in PDF format which requires Adobe Acrobat Reader ,
which is available free.


You can subm
it your request to have free copies of the 
2005 Reuse & Recycling Guide mailed to you.


You can call the County Recycling Hotline at 1-800-750-4096 
to request your free copy of the
2005 Reuse & Recycling Guide
by mail.


Copies of the 2005 Reuse & Recycling Guide was included in the
Yellow Pages of the SBC Phone Books for Central & East 
Contra Costa County (December 2004 Issue) and 
West Contra Costa County (September 2005 Issue).  If you still have 
these editions of the Phone Books, make sure to save those pages 
because the Guide was not in the Phone Books in following years.


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Phone: 925-655-2703
Fax: 925-655-2750
County Recycling Hotline: 1 (800) 750-4096 -or- cccrecycle@yahoo.com

Contra Costa County Department of Conservation & Development
30 Muir Road
Martinez, CA 94553

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