Calendar of Events
Wednesday November 12, 2014
9:00  AM America Recycles Day

In celebration of America Recycles Day, the City is hosting a recycling collection event.




What you can bring to recycle

  • Household batteries
  • Expired or unused medication (no controlled substances)
  • Mercury thermometers
  • Fluorescent lights and tubes or incandescent bulbs
  • CDs, DVDs, jewel cases, floppy disks, audio and video tapes
  • Cell phones and cell phone chargers
  • Empty toner cartridges

Requirements

  • San Leandro residents only
  • Remove all excess bags and packaging from products
  • Place batteries in Ziploc bags separate from other products
  • Medicines should be removed from their original containers and placed in Ziploc bags separate from other products
  • All types of light bulbs accepted

The following items will NOT be accepted

  • Vitamins
  • Needles & sharps
  • Soaps & other personal care products
  • Electronic devices
  • Car batteries
  • Chemicals or paints
  • New toner cartridges
  • Light fixtures or ballasts

Unused medicine flushed or put down the drain can end up in our waterways and pollutes the environment. You can make a world of difference by following prescriptions as directed, and then disposing of your unused portions properly.