Z-Best Composting Facility

    980 State Hwy. 25
    Gilroy, CA 95020
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    (408) 846-1574

    Drop-off: Call first

    Fees: Call for price quotes

    General Info: This facility accepts a wide variety of organic materials including food scraps. Z-Best uses yard trimmings (grass, leaves, limbs, branches, and tree wood), gypsum wallboard from new construction, clean wood (unpainted pallets and unfinished wood from new construction) as the basic feedstock to make soil products. All of Z-Best Products are made from carefully managed recycled materials.

    Website: http://www.z-best.com/zbest

    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    Construction Material & Debris
    This vendor handles:

  • Dry Wall / Gypsum / Sheetrock (Sheets or trim wastes from new untreated, unpainted drywall.)
  • Organics
    This vendor handles:

  • Compost (Available for purchase - call or visit website for more details)
  • Food Scraps
  • Grass Clippings
  • Horse Manure
  • Leaves
  • Pallets: Broken
  • Wood Debris: Untreated
  • Wood Pallets: Broken - Recycle
  • Yard Trimmings
  • Paper
    This vendor handles:

  • Cardboard
  • Newspaper
  • Paper: Mixed


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- cccrecycle@yahoo.com

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