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Where to Recycle in Burlingame

Where to Recycle in Burlingame?

This is a GreenCitizen resource information page to help businesses and residents in the city of Burlingame recycle effectively and live a greener life.

Burlingame is a city of trees due to its numerous eucalyptus groves. It’s population is approximately 28,000. Burlingame is next to the San Francisco International Airport and have many high end hotels where visitors to the San Francisco Bay Area stay.

Due to is proximity to San Francisco International Airport, Caltran, and BART station in Millbrae, and access to 280 and 101 freeway, and San Mateo bridge, it is conveniently located with easy commute to San Francisco, Silicon Valley, San Jose, and East Bay.

You will find recycling centers info of the nearest place for Burlingame residents and businesses to recycle the following items: electronics, automobile oils, batteries, construction materials, garden debris, glass, hazardous materials, household items, light bulbs, metals, paper, plastic bottles, paints, furniture, medicine, styrofoam, single-use alkaline batteries, mattresses, VHS, DVD and cassette.

Burlingame Recycling Centers

GreenCitizen has always been about making every day Earth Day for the businesses and people we serve. Since 2005, we’ve offered computer recycling business pickup services and electronics drop-off at our recycling center. We service businesses and residences within 40 miles from our location.

Since 2005, GreenCitizen has provided electronics recycling pickups from over one hundred businesses in the city of Burlingame. Here is a partial list of business customers: Abcam, Aeronet, B&N Industries, Burlingame School District, Burlingame Public Library, Burlingame Skilled Nursing, City of Burlingame, Compliance Ease, Crowne Plaza - SFO Hotel, Eaton & Associates, Ensemble Capital, Events, Ete, Flying Food Group, Glatt Medical, GPS, Capital Management, LLC, Green Banker, Hilton SFO, Hyatt SFO, Inflammatix, Marriott Hotel, JSI Logistics, JBS International, Lincoln Elementary School, Mercy High School, Mitsubishi, Logistics America Corporation, Obayashi Corporation, Peninsula Health Care District, PMC Pharmacy, Sage Eldercare Solutions, STEMS, US Group Consolidator Inc, Xtelesis Corporation, YeaMac, Zoli, Zuberance, Inc.

Our Burlingame location is at
GreenCitizen Recycling Center/EcoCenter
1831 Bayshore Hwy, Suite 2
Burlingame, CA 94010
We're open Monday to Friday, 10 AM to 6 PM.

Our Burlingame center is more than an electronic recycling center for residential drop-offs and a place to schedule business pickups. It's also an EcoCenter where residents and businesses can learn actionable information about living a greener life and reducing damage to the Earth. We also offer secure, certified hard disk destruction; tape recycling and destruction; IT asset disposition; product destruction; and styrofoam recycling.

Unlike the Best Buy recycling drop-off, where you're limited to five items per household per day, there's no limit to what you can bring to GreenCitizen's recycling center. If it a computer or an electronic and,it runs on batteries or plugs in the wall if doesn't contain harmful chemicals or require a medical license to operate, chances are that we can help you recycle every item. Please check our list of what we can accept at our EcoCenter.

For business pickup, you can find more info on the business recycling pickup page.
For consumer drop-off, please check our recycling center to see list of acceptable items.
Burlingame Valero
0.6 mi. Location
(650) 347-0486
601 California Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010
SpeeDee Oil Change & Tune Up
2.3 mi. Location
(650) 952-5178
390 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030
AutoZone
2.3 mi. Location
(650) 697-3504
320 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030
Wheel Works
2.5 mi. Location
(650) 347-6900
521 S B St
San Mateo, CA 94401
Jiffy Lube
2.5 mi. Location
(650) 344-8242
407 S Delaware St
San Mateo, CA 94402
H & D Auto Repair
2.7 mi. Location
650-342-8818
1471 East 3rd Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401
For residents of San Mateo County only.
O'Reilly Auto Part
2.8 mi. Location
(650) 344-2448
400 S Norfolk St
Firestone Complete Auto Care
2.9 mi. Location
(650) 871-9096
1201 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030
O'Reilly Auto Parts
2.9 mi. Location
(650) 583-0443
1145 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030
Recology of the Coast Curbside Recycling Program
Municipal Program
Pacifica, CA 94044
(650) 355-9000
Hassett Ace Hardware
545 1st Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94401
(650) 348-1082
City of San Mateo Battery Recycling Drop-Off Site
330 W. 20th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403
(650) 522-7346
Blue Line Transfer Station
500 E. Jamie Ct.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 589-5511
San Bruno Transfer Station ABOP Collection Facility
101 Tanforan Ave.
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583-8536
Walgreens
399 El Camino Real
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 583-8685
Carlmont Ace Hardware
1029 Alameda de Las Pulgas
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 593-4072
San Bruno Transfer Station
101 Tanforan Ave.
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583-8536
Shoreway Environmental Center
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
Shoreway Environmental Center
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
San Bruno Transfer Station
101 Tanforan Ave.
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583-8536
Shoreway Environmental Center
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
San Mateo County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program
Municipal Program
San Mateo, CA 94402
(650) 372-6200
Goodwill
1215 California Dr.
Burlingame, CA 94101
650.373. 1235
The Salvation Army Family Store
300 El Camino Real
San Bruno, CA 94066
650.583.3589
The nearest places for small-quantity light bulb recycling are:

Rethink Waste Center in Santa Carlos
Shoreway Facility
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
Burlingame Ace Hardware
235 Park Rd.
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 340-1818
Hassett Ace Hardware
545 First Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94401
(650) 348-1082
HomeDepot
2001 Chess Dr
San Mateo, CA 94404
(650) 525-9343
Blue Line Transfer Station
500 E. Jamie Ct.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 589-5511
For residents of San Mateo County only.
San Bruno Transfer Station
101 Tanforan Ave.
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583-8536
For residents of San Mateo County only.
EplanetEwaste
255 Harbor Way
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 553-9889
Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill and Recycling Center
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-1819
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Shoreway Environmental Center
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Blue Line Transfer Station
500 E. Jamie Ct.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 589-5511
For residents of San Mateo County only.
San Bruno Transfer Station
101 Tanforan Ave.
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583-8536
For residents of San Mateo County only.
EplanetEwaste
255 Harbor Way
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 553-9889
Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill and Recycling Center
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-1819
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Shoreway Environmental Center
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Recology of the Coast Curbside Recycling Program
Municipal Program
(650) 355-9000
Pacifica, CA 94044
(650) 355-9000
For residents of San Mateo County only.
rePLANET at Traders Joe
600 Concar Dr.
San Mateo, CA 94402
(877) 737-5263
Whole Foods Market
1010 Park Place
San Mateo, CA 94403
(650) 358-6900
Blue Line Transfer Station
500 E. Jamie Ct.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 589-5511
For residents of San Mateo County only.
San Bruno Transfer Station
101 Tanforan Ave.
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583-8536
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Ox Mountain Sanitary Landfill and Recycling Center
12310 San Mateo Rd.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-1819
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Shoreway Environmental Center
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
For residents of San Mateo County only.
Grays Paint & Wallpaper
783 California Dr.
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 343-6535
Sherwin-Williams
1525 Rollins Rd.
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 697-2595
Hassett Ace Hardware
545 First Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94401
(650) 348-1082
Kelly-Moore
616 South B St.
San Mateo, CA 94401
(650) 348-6956
Kelly-Moore
1497 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA 94030
(650) 952-7770
Sherwin-Williams
2240 S El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
(650) 212-2575
San Mateo HHW Collection Facility
32 Tower Rd.
San Mateo, CA 94402
(650) 655-6202
Dunn-Edwards
3580 S El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
(650) 638-0294
Goodwill
1215 California Dr.
Burlingame, A 94101
(650) 373-1235
The Salvation Army Family Store
300 El Camino Real
San Bruno, CA 94066
(650) 583.3589
Burlingame Police Department
1111 Trousdale Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 777-4100
CVS (NEW!)
1871 El Camino Real
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 692-5065
Walgreens
260 El Camino Real
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650)–342–2977
You can recycle clean Styrofoam (EPS Number 6 only) Monday to Friday from 10 to 6 at:

GreenCitizen EcoCenter
1831 Bayshore HWY, Suite 2
Burlingame, CA 94010
650.493.8700 x103

You can also include Styrofoam in an electronics recycling pickup request with GreenCitizen.
Schedule a pickup here:
https://greencitizen.com/business-recycling-pickup-items/
Rethink Waste Center in San Carlos
Shoreway Facility
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355

Residents of Burlingame can place household batteries in a sealed clear ziplock bag and place on top of the black garbage cart on regular collection days. For more info, please go to
https://www.rethinkwaste.org/batteries
Rethink Waste Center in San Carlos
Shoreway Facility
333 Shoreway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 802-8355
You can recycle your VHS, DVD, or cassettes Monday to Friday from 10 to 6 at:

GreenCitizen Eco Center
1831 Bayshore HWY, Suite 2
Burlingame, CA 94010
650.493.8700 x103

You can also include VHS, DVD, and cassettes in an electronics recycling pickup request with GreenCitizen.
https://greencitizen.com/business-recycling-pickup-items/