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What We Recycle

Recycle With Us

Nearly 100% of what you throw away can be recycled and Bay Area Recycling for Charities accepts almost anything. Make BARC your first call; if we can’t recycle it we’ll do our best to find someone who can.  Take a look at our list of recyclable materials, and schedule a pick-up or drop-off today!

Pro Tip

Please make sure your recycling is clean from any food waste

What We Recycle

Paper & Cardboard  

  • Paperboard
  • Newspaper
  • Junk mail
  • Office paper
  • Shredded paper
  • Cardboard
  • Pizza boxes

Metal, Glass & Plastic

  • Redemption-value plastic bottles
  • #1 – #7 Plastics
  • Styrofoam
  • Tetra pack (juice box, ice cream containers)
  • Redemption-value metal cans
  • Aluminum foil
  • Tin steel cans
  • Non-steel metals
  • Metal construction waste

Miscellaneous  

Schedule a Pickup

Please fill out this form with some basic information, we’ll review our truck schedule and follow up with you on timing.

Schedule a Pickup
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