San Mateo County Supermarket Recycling Locations


  • Mi Pueblo Food Center, 1731 East Bayshore, East Palo Alto, 94303
  • Safeway Store, 525 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, 94025-5108
  • Draegers Supermarket, 1010 University Dr, Menlo Park, 94025-4615
  • Trader Joes Market, 720 Menlo Ave, Menlo Park, 94025-4704
  • Safeway Store, 325 Sharon Park Dr, Menlo Park, 94025-6848
  • Roberts Market, 4420 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, 94028-8005
  • Bianchinis Market, 3130 Alpine Rd, Portola Valley, 94028-7549
  • Piazzas Fine Foods, 1218 W Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, 94403-3124

The stores listed above are required by state law to take back all empty beverage containers and pay the proper redemption value of 5 cents per container and 10 cents for containers 24 ounces and larger. If your local supermarket is listed above and fails to accept containers for recycling, call the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) at 1-800-Recycle, and let them know.

Updated 6/25/2014