AERC Recycling Solutions

    Please Call: (510) 429-1129

    Pickup: Commercial quantities only

    Drop-off: Small quantities, call for receiving hours and requirements

    Fees: Call for price quote

    General Info: Also accept arc lamps, ultra violet lamps, high pressure sodium lamps, neon lamps, as well as some medical materials - esophageal bougies, intestine miller abbott tubes, etc. Complete list of materials accepted is on their website. Call ahead to make an appointment. Waste delivery form available on their website, fill out this form before you arrive for faster service. Sometimes open until 5:00, you can call the same day to double check.

    Hours: M-F 8:30am-3:30pm / check drop-off dates



    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    Hazardous Material
    This vendor handles:

  • Batteries: Auto / Lead Acid
  • Batteries: Buttons (Hearing Aid)
  • Batteries: Household (Flashlight)
  • Batteries: Ni-Cad, Ni-MH, Li-ion
  • Batteries: Rechargeable
  • Fluorescent Lighting Ballasts (PCB/Non-PCB)
  • Fluorescent Tubes / Lamps (Fluorescent lamps intact or broken, compact lamps, u-tubes, shattersheild)
  • Mercury (Mercury contaminated soil, mercury solution, mercury vapor lamps, mercury switches and relays)
  • PCBs / Polychlorinated Biphenyls
  • Thermometers: Mercury (Monometers)
  • Special Materials
    This vendor handles:

  • Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) / Monitors
  • Computer Monitors: Non-working
  • Computers: Scrap - Recycle
  • Copy Machines: Scrap - Recycle
  • Electronics: Scrap - Recycle (Electronic scrap material)

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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County Recycling Hotline: 1 (800) 750-4096 -or-

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