San Diego

Recycling Events

Recycling events are funded by the City of San Diego Environmental Services Department and a grant from the State of California Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). Items accepted at the various events are: oil, antifreeze, oil filters, car batteries, household batteries and fluorescent bulbs. Any exceptions on items accepted will be listed below.

For a printable list of recycling events PDF icon click here.

To search for a location to recycle used oil and oil filters in your neighborhood, visit CalRecycle's website at Calrecycle.ca.gov/UsedOIl/Reports/CenterSearch

Upcoming Recycling Events
Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017

Balboa Park, Corner of Presidents Way & Park Blvd.

San Diego, CA 92101

Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017

City of San Diego, Chollas Operations Yard

College Grove Dr. at Caminito Chollas

San Diego, California 92105

Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

City of San Diego, Public Utilities Operations

Topaz Way & Kearny Villa Rd. (Parking Lot)

San Diego, California 92123

Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018

Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Rd. (North Parking Lot)

San Diego, California 92108