CRV

“Beverage” as defined by the CA beverage container recycling and liter reduction act includes any of the following liquid, ready-to-go products in glass, plastic, aluminum, or bi-metal containers:

  • Beer and malt beverages
  • Distilled spirit coolers
  • Carbonated fruit drinks that contain any percentage of fruit juices (i.e., Hi-C, margarita mix, V8 Splash)
  • Carbonated water, including soda and mineral water
  • Coffee and tea beverages
  • Non-carbonated water, including non-carbonated mineral water
  • Carbonated soft drinks
  • “Sports” drinks

NON CRV

“Beverage” does not include the following:

  • Wine, or wine from which alcohol has been removed, in whole or part, whether or not sparkling or carbonated
  • One-hundred percent (100%) fruit juice in containers 46 ounces or more
  • Milk, medical food, or infant formula
  • Any product sold in a container that is not aluminium, glass, plastic, bi-metal, beverage container, or plastic pouch with non-plastic lining (i.e., Capri Sun)
  • Any beverage container product type that is not specifically included by the act (i.e., vegetable juices, bloody mary mix, Kool-Aid bursts, ect.)

***NOTE:  JULINDRA RECYCLING BUY BACK CENTER IS PERMANENTLY CLOSED***

PAYMENT OF CALIFORNIA REFUND VALUE EFFECTIVE July 1st, 2017

California Code of Regulations, Title 14, Section 2500(e)(2), requires recycling centers to post the following refund prices by weight or by container and by material type.

Table 1. All Recycling Centers

Material Type (A) Containers Per Segregated Pound (B)* Refund Value Per Segregated Pound (C)* Refund Value Per Commingled Pound
Aluminum 28.3 $1.58 Segregated RC Only
Glass 1.93 $0.104 Segregated RC Only
#1 PET Plastic 21.9 $1.23 Segregated RC Only
#2 HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) 6.5 $0.56 Segregated RC Only
#3 PVC (Vinyl) 11.2 $0.56 Segregated RC Only
#4 LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene) 40.9 $2.04 Segregated RC Only
#5 PP (Polypropylene) 7.7 $0.54 Segregated RC Only
#6 PS (Polystyrene) 112.7 $5.63 Segregated RC Only
#7 Other (includes pouches and unspecified resins) 3.2 $0.31 Segregated RC Only
Bimetal 6.8 $0.34 Segregated RC Only

 

FOR QUESTIONS OR MORE INFORMATION CALL 1-800-RECYCLE OR VISIT THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION’S WEBSITE AT www.consrv.ca.gov

Glass must be sorted by color: Clear — Brown — Green/Blue

Lids must be removed from all containers

Daily Load Limits:  CRV Aluminum Cans = 100 pounds     CRV Plastic Bottles = 100 pounds     CRV Glass = 1,000 pounds