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Commercial Recycling

Recology of the Coast offers recycling services to all businesses. If you have a new business and/or need recycling service, call 650-355-9000. Wheeled carts are provided to each business (maximum of four carts per account) and dumpsters are available for cardboard recycling. Recology of the Coast works closely with businesses, catering to specific needs to achieve the greatest efficiency for the recycling program. Recology can also provide debris box services - call for bin sizes and rates.

Recyclables for Pick-Up

  • newspaper
  • mixed paper
  • cardboard (flattened, bundled, and placed on the curb)
  • paperboard, cracker, and cereal boxes
  • aluminum cans
  • bi-metal cans
  • plastic #1 – #7
  • standard household batteries (separate from other recyclables in a plastic bag)
  • clear/colored glass
  • compostables (coming in the Summer of 2010) 

Construction and Demolition Debris Recycling
Learn more about San Mateo County's construction and demolition debris recycling programs at Recycle Works Construction (recycling ordinance, guide for building contractors, recycling facilities and salvaging construction/demolition material).