Motor Oil Recycling

Curbside Collection of Used Motor Oil and Used Oil Filters

Recycling is the only legal way to get rid of used motor oil!

Do you change your own motor oil?

El Cerrito Recycling offers free curbside pick-up of your used motor oil and used oil filters!

Pick-up is by appointment only.

Please call 510-215-4350 to schedule an appointment. This pick-up service is available for residents only. Maximum set-out: 2 containers (no more than 6 quarts each) and 2 oil filters.

Steps to changing your motor oil for recycling:

Step 1: Drain motor oil into a drain pan. Drain your oil filter for 24 can hold up to a quart of oil!
Step 2: Pour your used oil into a reusable container with a tight fitting lid. Put your filter in a sealed plastic bag. Take it to a drop-off center or use our curbside program listed below.

El Cerrito Certified Oil Collection Centers

O'Reilly Auto Parts
9989 San Pablo Ave.,
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 524-0267

O'Reilly Auto Parts
10680 San Pablo Ave.,
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 524-3940

Midas Auto Center
10903 San Pablo Ave.,
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 237-8640

Honda of El Cerrito

11755 San Pablo Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 412-6107

Marty's Motors
10929 San Pablo Ave.,
 El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 235-6000

Speed Oil Change Center
10175 San Pablo Ave.,
El Cerrito, CA 94530
(510) 524-4203

Don't live in El Cerrito?

Visit the State of California website to search for local certified oil collection centers.