Clayton Curbside - Republic Services

    Please Call: (925) 685-4711

    Pickup: Curbside recycling services for residents.

    Fees: Extra fee for on-call pickup services for CRTs and E-Waste (electronics/computers)

    General Info: Recyclables and yard waste are collected weekly on the same day as your garbage. The calendar for collection can be found on their website. Be sure the bin is visible to the driver. Place the bin at the curb the night before or by 5:30 a.m. on the day the recycling is to be collected.

    A recycling pickup for CRTs (computer monitors, TVs) is available for an extra fee that pays for disassembly and removal of hazardous materials. Additionally, up to 3 electronic waste items (computers, keyboards, etc.) without CRTs can be recycled curbside for an extra fee.

    Hours: M-F 8am-5pm (lobby hours)

    Website: Republic Services

    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    This vendor handles:
    • Beer Bottles
    • Bottles - Glass: CRV
    • Bottles - Glass: Non-CRV
    • Glass Bottles: CRV
    • Glass Bottles: Non-CRV
    Hazardous Material
    This vendor handles:
    • Motor Oil (Pour motor oil into clear plastic container with secure lid. Seal and place beside recycling bin. Maximum of 3 gallons per collection. Recommend calling ahead.)
    • Oil Filters (After removing the filter, drain the oil into the plastic container for recycling. Place the used filter in a heavy sealable plastic bag, such as a Ziploc freezer bag. Then place the sealed bag next to your recycling bin on the day of collection.)
    • Household Batteries (Place the batteries in a sealable plastic bag, such as a Ziploc bag. Then place the sealed bag next to your recycling bin on the day of collection.)
    • Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFL) (Place the CFL in a sealable plastic bag, such as a Ziploc bag. Then place the sealed bag next to your recycling bin on the day of collection.)
    This vendor handles:
    • Aerosol Cans: Empty
    • Aluminum Cans: CRV
    • Aluminum Cans: Non-CRV
    • Aluminum Foil & Pans (Must be clean of food and other contaminants.)
    • Bi-Metal: CRV
    • Bi-Metal: Non-CRV
    • Paint Cans: Empty (Latex paint cans only, must be completely dry.)
    • Spray Cans: Empty
    • Tin Cans
    This vendor handles:
    • Christmas Trees (Natural trees only - flocked trees canít be recycled.)
    • Grass Clippings (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Leaves (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Sawdust (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Straw/Hay (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Wood Chips (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Wood Debris: Untreated (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Wood Scraps: Untreated (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    • Yard Trimmings (Place in green waste/yard debris cart.)
    This vendor handles:
    • Aseptic Packs / Drink Boxes
    • Cardboard
    • Catalogues / Magazines
    • Cereal Boxes
    • Chipboard
    • Drink Boxes / Aseptic packs
    • Envelopes - Reuse (Envelopes not suitable for reuse can be recycled with your mixed paper.)
    • Juice, Soy & Rice Milk Boxes
    • Junk Mail - Recycle
    • Magazines - Recycle
    • Milk Cartons: Paper
    • Newspaper
    • Paper Bags: Grocery / Kraft
    • Paper: Computer
    • Paper: Mixed
    • Paper: White
    • Paperboard
    • Telephone Books
    This vendor handles:
    • #1 PETE Bottles: CRV
    • #1 PETE Bottles: Non-CRV
    • #1 PETE Wide Mouth Container
    • #1-#7 Narrow-neck Bottles
    • #2 HDPE Bottles: CRV
    • #2 HDPE Bottles: Non-CRV
    • #2 HDPE Wide Mouth Container
    • #4 LDPE Bottles: CRV
    • #4 LDPE Bottles: Non-CRV
    • #4 LDPE Wide Mouth Container
    • #5 PP Wide Mouth Container
    • Bottles - Plastic: CRV
    • Bottles - Plastic: Non-CRV
    • Buckets: #2 HDPE (Handles must be removed prior to placing bucket in recycling bin/cart.)
    • Margarine Tubs: Wide Mouth
    • Milk Jugs: #2 HDPE
    • Plastic Bottles Narrow-neck: #1-#7
    • Plastic Bottles: CRV
    • Plastic Bottles: Non-CRV
    • Water Bottles: #1 PETE - CRV
    • Water Jugs: #2 HDPE
    • Yogurt Cups: Wide Mouth Container
    Special Materials (Call to make arrangements (925) 685-4711)
    This vendor handles:
    • Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) / Monitors (Call to make arrangements.)
    • Computer Monitors: Non-working (Call to make arrangements. )
    • Computer Peripherals: Scrap-Recycle (Call to make arrangements.)
    • Computers: Scrap - Recycle (Call to make arrangements.)
    • Electronics (E-Waste): Scrap - Recycle (Call to make arrangements.)
    • Printers / Faxes: Scrap - Recycle (Call to make arrangements.)
    • Televisions: Non-working (Call to make arrangements.) 

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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