The Berkeley Recycling Services division is operated by the Department of Public Works, which is a part of the city government of Berkeley in California. The division offers curbside recycling services. It serves several residential, industrial and commercial customers. The Berkeley Recycling Services division collects bottles, cans, plastic items, newspapers and cardboards. The division also buys, trades and sells used building materials, fixtures, computers, and household and furniture items. It offers opportunities for restaurants, produce markets and bakeries to participate in food waste recycling programs. The Berkeley Recycling Services division additionally recycles plant debris, unpainted wood items and garden trimmings.