Stanford e-waste

 

You can recycle e-waste at Stanford University.  Open to the public Monday through Friday.  Last time I checked they accepted e-waste from 8:00 AM until about 4:00 PM, and  close for lunch from noon – 1:00 PM. 

 

recycling@stanford.edu, phone 650-321-4236
339 Bonair Siding Rd (1/2 block from Campus Drive just north of the intersection with Serra)

 

 

From the corner of Serra and Campus Drive, take Campus Drive north.  Make the first right onto Bonair siding.  Go about 400 feet.  Immediately before the sign “pedestrian crossing/bump”, turn right into the driveway marked 339 Bonair Siding, authorized vehicles only.

 

 

 

 

 

 

There is a trailer immediately to the right when you enter the driveway, with some wooden steps leading up to the door.  You will see a metal cabinet marked "e-waste."  Unload your stuff next to the cabinet, then go into the office and they will give you paperwork for you to fill in.  They will need an inventory of how many screens you have (laptop screens, desktop screens, or tablets). They do not need a count or inventory of the miscellaneous stuff – just write “assorted computer parts and accessories” or “box of cables” or whatever.  They will write numbers on the screens with a Sharpie, so please keep the screens separated from the rest of the stuff, so it’s easier for the staff to label the screens.

 

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San Carlos e-waste   

The San Carlos e-waste drop-off is located in the Recology complex.  Open 8:30 AM - 4 PM  Monday-Saturday.  It gets crowded on Saturday from about 11 AM to about 2:30 PM so try to drop off during the week or outside this busy window.   When you enter the Recology complex, make the first left into the recycling area and the attendant will direct you where to drop off your stuff. 

 

https://rethinkwaste.org/shoreway-environmental-center/location-hours/