Urban Ore

    7th St. & Ashby Ave.
    Berkeley, CA 94710
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    (510) 841-SAVE

    Buyback: Depends on type, value and quantity

    Pickup: Call 841-7283 (Jody or Brian) to arrange. Depends on type, value and quantity

    Drop-off: Call first

    General Info: Pickup: Call 510 841 7283 ext. 313 (Joe or David) to arrange. Drop-off: Any day up until 5pm SHARP! General Info: Urban Ore takes almost anything reusable. WE CURRENTLY DO NOT ACCEPT: tvs, computer monitors, computers, printers, fax machines... Other items on this list may not be acceptable; up to receiver's discretion. WE DO ACCEPT: electronics, most reuseable goods, furniture, housewares, arts/media supplies etc. They also accept a wide variety of building supplies and materials. They will not accept any built-in appliances or mattresses.

    Hours: M-Sa 8:30am-7pm, Su 10am-7pm

    Website: http://urbanore.com/

    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    Reuse
    This vendor handles:

  • Appliances - Small: Working
  • Appliances: Working (Some appliances, call for details)
  • Bath Tubs - Reuse
  • Bathroom Fixtures - Reuse
  • Beads - Reuse
  • Bicycles - Reuse
  • Books - Reuse
  • Bricks - Reuse
  • Building Materials - Reuse
  • Buttons - Reuse
  • Cabinets - Reuse
  • Chemistry Equipment - Reuse
  • Clothing - Reuse (Clean, wearable garments)
  • Computers - Reuse
  • Doors - Reuse
  • Electronics - Reuse
  • Eyeglasses - Reuse
  • Fabric - Reuse
  • Furniture - Reuse
  • Garden Tools - Reuse
  • Kitchen Accessories - Reuse (Only plates, dishes, pots & pans)
  • Light Fixtures - Reuse
  • Lumber - Reuse
  • Magazines - Reuse
  • Maps - Reuse
  • Microwaves: Working
  • Nuts / Bolts / Screws - Reuse
  • Plumbing Supplies - Reuse
  • Plywood - Reuse
  • Railroad Ties: Usable - Reuse
  • School / Office Supplies - Reuse
  • Sinks - Reuse
  • Software Applications - Reuse
  • Stereos & Radios - Reuse
  • Stoves / Ovens: Working (Gas stoves, call for detials)
  • Televisions: Working (Will accept some, call for details)
  • Textiles / Fabric - Reuse
  • Tile/Masonry - Reuse
  • Toilets / Commodes - Reuse
  • Tools - Reuse
  • Toys / Games - Reuse
  • Typewriters - Reuse
  • VCRs: Working
  • Washers/Dryers: Working
  • Window Screens - Reuse
  • Windows - Reuse
  • Zippers - Reuse
  • Special Materials
    This vendor handles:

  • Appliances - Small: Non-working (If they contain metal)
  • Carpet


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