Oil Tanks Return to Material Guide Home Search Recycling MenuRecycling Hub My Services Material Guide Household Items Construction & Demolition Electronics Fabric Food & Packaging Glass & Ceramics Hazardous Items Metal Paper Plastic Vehicle Related Wood Yard Waste Our Containers Plastics Acceptable Not Acceptable Collection Reminders External Links Top 10 Problems Recycle Coach Deposit Return What Becomes What Collection Reminders Extra Resources Oil Tanks Some scrap metal companies take empty underground storage tanks. Look in the yellow pages of the phone book under "Scrap Metal Recyclers." These are not accepted at your local landfill. Oil must be drained from tank and disposed of at a Household Hazardous Waste Facility. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL This item may be dangerous when handling, use extra precautions for your safety. This item may be disposed at a designated drop off location specializing in this material. This item may be disposed at a garbage drop off location such as a landfill or transfer station.