Buy Back centers (Downtown & Goleta) resume operations!

Buy Back centers (Downtown & Goleta) resume operations!


MarBorg’s Buy Back/ABOP Operations Resume On August 3rd:

SANTA BARBARA, CA – 8/3/2020

In an effort to follow the State CalRecycle guidelines to implement waste reduction and recycling programs while maintaining health and safety protocols, MarBorg Industries will be resuming regular operations at their Santa Barbara and Goleta Recycling Centers on Monday, August 3rd.  Both locations will be accepting the following materials:

  • Plastic beverage containers marked with CRV (All caps and tops must be removed)
  • Aluminum
  • Bimetal
  • Glass
  • Cardboard (Free drop off)
  • E-waste (computers, monitors, radios, etc... anything with an electrical cord)
  • Fluorescent light bulbs 
  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries
  • Cell phones 
  • Oil (petroleum based: motor oil, hydraulic oil, etc.)
  • Printer cartridges 
  • Paint (both oil and water-based) 

All customers are required to wear face masks (or face coverings) and practice safe social distancing when visiting our facilities.

Additional types of hazardous materials must be brought to the Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center at UCSB (Sat: 9AM-3PM and Sun: 11AM-3PM). Face masks are required for everyone entering the UCSB campus.

The locations and hours of operation for each facility are:

Goleta Recycling Center

20 David Love Pl.

Mon-Fri: 8AM – 4PM

Santa Barbara Recycling Center

132 Nopalitos Way

Mon-Fri: 8AM – 4PM 

Additional information will be provided as regular business operations resume. For updates on MarBorg closures or for more information about our facilities, please visit our website.

MarBorg Industries


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