My Martinez

Additional Recycling Information

Contra Costa Reuse & Recycling Guide 2005
This guide helps residents and businesses make informed choices about recycling and reuse/waste reduction activities.  It contains a directory listing business and organizations that will buy, sell or recycle materials, including clothing, electronics, paper products, plastics, metals and a variety of other materials.  The specific link to Major Drop-Off & Buyback Recycling Centers is located here:  Drop-off & Buyback Centers.

Contra Costa Builders Guide to Reuse & Recycling 2006
This guide is designed for building, deconstruction, and demolition contractors. This guide lists the names of businesses that will haul and recycle construction materials such as bricks, asphalt or lumber.

Web Sites

Contra Costa County Recycling Info:
Regional Recycling Info:

State Wide Recycling Info:
Local Hazardous Waste Info:

Helpful Telephone Numbers

Contra Costa Recycling Hotline: 800-750-4096
Republic Services: 925-685-4711
Hazardous Waste Disposal: 800-646-1431 or 925-228-9500
Contra Costa Clean Water Program
(to report illegal dumping of trash in the public right of way):
Transfer Station/Garbage Dump: 925-313-8900

Certified Used Oil Collection Centers in Martinez where you can recycle used oil and get paid $0.40/gallon (each center is only obligated to take 5 gallons/person/day):

Oil Express 3500 Alhambra Avenue
Martinez, CA  94553
(925) 229-1206
CCC#: 07-C-06320
Hagins Automotive

3725 Alhambra Avenue
Martinez, CA  94553
(925) 228-5115
CCC#: 07-C-06838

Oil Express 1033 Arnold Drive
Martinez, CA  94553
(925) 229-0200
CCC#: 07-C-06229
Martinez Marina     7 North Court Street
Martinez, CA  94553
(925) 313-0942
CCC#: 07-C-09561
Certified Tires & Service Center 3935 Alhambra Avenue
Martinez, CA 94553
(925) 228-8900
CCC#: 07-C-10563