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Household Hazardous Waste
Used Rechargeable Batteries - Search by ZIP code for the rechargeable battery recycling collection site in your area.
Used Single Use Batteries - Search by county for facilities and businesses that accept single use batteries.
Universal Wastes (including fluorescent lamps (CFLs)) - CalRecycle's Electronic Recycling Locator for locations to recycle near you.
Free Fluorescent Lamp Drop-off Locations for Residents in : Gilroy, Los Altos, Los Gatos, Milpitas, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Palo Alto, San Jose, Saratoga, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara
Used Motor Oil - CalRecycle's Used Motor Oil Recycling Program locator of recycling centers in your neighborhood.
DTSC's Take It-Back Program - Dept. of Toxic Substances Control has a convenient way to recycle batteries and lamps for businesses and individuals.
CAW Recycling News
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