Welcome to OaklandRecycles.com! Oakland Recycles is a collaboration of the City of Oakland, California Waste Solutions, Waste Management of Alameda County, Inc. and you! We’re committed to providing the services and information you need to recycle right.

Starting July 1, 2015, Oakland embarked on an ambitious zero waste program to keep all recyclable and compostable material out of landfills, create a greener, cleaner community and carry Oakland forward as an environmental leader and a sustainable city. Click one of the categories below to see what’s new in trash, compost and recycling services, and what Recycling Right means for you.

Pledge to make a difference. Recycling right is part of how we all help create a cleaner Oakland and more livable neighborhoods. Your strong participation in Oakland’s Zero Waste program keeps recyclable and compostable materials out of our landfills. Your pledge to recycle right makes a difference and we’re here to help. Click here to make your pledge!

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News & Updates

New Rates Effective July 1, 2016. Learn more.
Are you ready to take the pledge to compost and recycle right? Learn more.
Next free bulky goods drop off event for Oakland residents takes place Saturday, August 6th. Learn more.
Next compost giveaway for Oakland residents takes place Saturday, September 17th. Learn more.