Originally Posted by Burnszilla
In Redwood City you can put oil in a "clear jug" and filters in a bag and leave on top of your recycle bin. What bothers me is that Recology wants me to use a clear jug instead of recycling the old oil quart plastic bottles. I don't have clear jugs; we don't drink milk or 2 liters of soda. WTF?
I use a 5 gallon clear plastic jug that had previously contained canola oil. If you ask a restaurant or two I'm sure that they can provide you with the same. I take my used oil to an O'Reilly's that is close by. Also one of the close by quick oil change places will readily take my used oil.