Want to be quickly up to speed about recyling in Berkeley?Discover our recycling guidelines
Wire (plastic covered, or co-axial cable)
Wires and cables are recyclable, although NOT in your blue recycling cart. (They could clog the recycling machinery.)
Contact eWaste Collective, 620 Page Street, Berkeley CA 94710 (415) 883-1428
El Cerrito Recycling & Environmental Resource Center 7501 Schmidt Ln. El Cerrito CA 94530 (510) 215-4350
Some wires or cables can be repaired. Sometimes it is only the connector end that needs to be replaced. If you can locate a break in the cable, it may be possible to repair that break with a splice. We recommend examining for repair before disposal.
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