2550 Pittsburg-Antioch Hwy
    Antioch, CA 94509

    (925) 756-1990

    Drop-off: East County Residents: By Th, F, Sa 9am-4pm, Businesses: By Appointment Only

    Fees: For qualified small businesses - Call or visit their website for more details.

    Territory: East County residents and qualified small businesses only.

    General Info: Drop Off for Needles/Sharps: Friday and Saturday from 9am to 2pm. Accepts the materials listed below at no charge from residents of Antioch, Bay Point, Bethel Island, Brentwood, Byron, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley, Pittsburg and other unincorporated areas in East County.

    Transportation Limits: Residents - 15 gallons or 125 pounds, Small Businesses - 27 gallons or 220 pounds. No containers larger than 5 gallons. Please call or visit their website for additional details on transportation limits and delivery requirements.
    Please call or visit their website for details on transportation limits and delivery requirements.

    Special Events are held in Brentwood (first Saturday of October each year), Oakley (second Saturday of May each year) and Discovery Bay (third Saturday of June each year).

    Hours: Th, F & Sa 9am-4pm

    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    This vendor handles:
    • Chemical Bottles
    Hazardous Material
    This vendor handles:
    • Acetone
    • Acids & Caustics
    • Aerosol Cans
    • Antifreeze / Propylene Glycol
    • Batteries: Auto / Lead Acid
    • Batteries: Buttons (Hearing Aid)
    • Batteries: Household (Flashlight)
    • Batteries: Ni-Cad, Ni-MH, Li-ion
    • Batteries: Rechargeable
    • Bleach & Cleaners
    • Chemicals
    • Cleansers
    • Drain Cleaners
    • Fertilizers
    • Fire Extinguishers
    • Flares
    • Fluorescent Light Bulbs - Compact
    • Fluorescent Lighting Ballasts
    • Fluorescent Tubes / Lamps
    • Freon / HCFC / Refrigerants
    • Fuel
    • Gasoline
    • Glues
    • Hair Spray
    • Hazardous Materials & Wastes
    • Herbicides
    • Household Hazardous Wastes
    • Kerosene / Fuel
    • Lighter Fluid
    • Medications / Pharmaceuticals (No controlled substances accepted)
    • Mercury
    • Motor Oil
    • Nail Polish Remover
    • Needles / Sharps (Must be in approved sharps container and only accepted Fridays and Saturdays from 9am to 2pm)
    • Oil Filters
    • Oils - Engine/Motor
    • Oven Cleaners
    • Paint Thinners
    • Paint: Acrylic
    • Paint: Latex
    • Paint: Lead
    • Paint: Oil Based
    • Paint: Spray
    • Pesticides
    • Photo Chemicals
    • Poisons
    • Polishes
    • Pool Chemicals
    • Propane Gas Cans: Single Use
    • Propane Gas Tanks: Refillable
    • Solvents
    • Spray Cans
    • Thermometers: Mercury (Get a free digital thermometer when you bring in old mercury thermometer)
    • Thinners
    • Waxes
    • Window Cleaner
    This vendor handles:
    • Aerosol Cans: Empty
    • Helium Tanks: Empty
    • Lead
    • Spray Cans: Empty
    This vendor handles:
    • Grease / Cooking Oils
    This vendor handles:
    • Paint: Give-A-Way Program
    • Toner / Laser Cartridges
    Special Materials
    This vendor handles:
    • Cameras & Video Equipment - Recycle
    • Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) / Monitors
    • Cellular Phones: Scrap - Recycle
    • Computer Monitors: Non-working
    • Computer Peripherals: Scrap-Recycle
    • Computers: Scrap - Recycle
    • Copy Machines: Scrap - Recycle
    • Electronics: Scrap - Recycle
    • Microwaves: Non-working
    • Printers / Faxes: Scrap - Recycle
    • Stereos & Radios - Recycle (.)
    • Televisions: Non-working
    • VCRs: Non-working 

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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