In addition to residential and commercial pick-up of recyclables, Waste Management operates a buyback and drop-off recycling center at 925 O'Conner Street in the city of El Cajon. Santee customers may deliver recyclable materials Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Waste Management will also accept the following items during recycling hours:
- Sharps (syringes and lancets properly packaged for disposal)
- Household batteries
- Fluorescent light tubes
- Used motor oil (up to 15 gallons)
- Oil filters
- E-waste (TVs, computers, VCRs, stereos, microwaves) (Limit: 1-2 similar items per visit)
Other recycling information/resources:
- Christmas Tree Recycling
- East County Recycling Centers
- Household Hazardous Waste Disposal
- Mandatory Commercial Recycling (AB 341)
- Used Oil
Thank you for helping to prevent pollution!