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Smoke detectors contain a small amount of radioactive materials. The best disposal option for smoke detectors is to return it to the manufacturer, if possible.

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Smoke Detector Recycling Information

Didn't find what you were looking for?  Try searching Alameda County's Recycling & Reuse Options.

If it is not recyclable, please assure that you dispose of material properly through your garbage collection company or a permitted Transfer Station or Landfill.  To report illegal dumping, call 1-800-NO-DUMPING.

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