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Recology San Mateo County is launching its annual Coats for Kids Program to collect new and gently used coats to donate to those in need of a warm coat during the cold weather season. From Monday, November 8th through Friday, November 12th, drivers from Recology will collect coats curbside from residential homes on their collection […]  Read more
As a precautionary measure to protect our employees and the public, Recology San Mateo County has temporarily closed our local office to all walk-in customers. Should you wish to make a bill payment, please note the following convenient payment methods that are also available to you: PAY ONLINE  Select Pay My Bill (in the upper […]  Read more
Residents are encouraged to take advantage of the free Community Shred, Electronic Scrap (E-Scrap), and Compost events held annually by RethinkWaste and Recology San Mateo County on behalf of our participating Member Agencies. Check out Rethink Waste’s website here for 2021 locations and dates.  Read more
Let’s be better together! Recology San Mateo County is hosting a Better at the Bin webinar series to help you learn what materials are accepted in each bin, why it’s important to properly sort materials into the correct container, and how to reduce your impact on the environment. The webinar series includes virtual tours of […]  Read more
Recology Customers: We are pleased to announce that our payment processing site has been upgraded, incorporating an improved design and enhanced user experience. It is easier than ever to make a payment electronically and review subscribed services. Click here to learn more about the updates to our processing site.  Read more
Starting January 1, 2021, Recology will no longer accept treated wood waste for disposal. Changes in State law have banned the disposal of treated wood in regular solid waste landfills and will impose significant new requirements on anyone who uses, stores, transports, and disposes of treated wood. If treated wood enters Recology facilities after December […]  Read more

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Waste Zero Services

Our Waste Zero Team helps businesses apply best management practices in collecting recycling, compost and landfill materials. We provide a single point of contact to help you implement new recycling programs or improve your existing program and make sure you have the resources you need. Find out more

South Bay Recycling Drop Off

Drop off a variety of items at South Bay Recycling for disposal, including recyclables, hazardous waste, electronic waste, and bulky items. Find out more


There are several items that we can’t accept in our recycling program, but we don’t want to see them end up in the landfill either. Many of these items can be taken to special recycling locations, or reused by local businesses. Find out more