About Palo Alto, California

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Palo Alto is a city located in the northwestern corner of Santa Clara County, California, United States, in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is known as the “Birthplace of Silicon Valley” and is home to approximately 100,000 jobs. The city, with a population of about 61,543 people, is the birthplace of the region called Silicon Valley and includes Stanford University. Palo Alto is situated 35 miles south of San Francisco and 14 miles north of San Jose, on the western shore of San Francisco Bay. The city was established in 1894 and was named after a coastal redwood tree known as El Palo Alto.

Palo Alto is recognized for its research-oriented light industries, including aerospace, communications, and electronics. It is also where the Hewlett-Packard Garage, considered the “birthplace of Silicon Valley,” is located. The city is characterized by its diverse population, excellent schools, parks, libraries, restaurants, and mild climate. Additionally, Palo Alto is home to Stanford University and is known for its significant contributions to the technology and innovation sectors.

Services we offer in Palo Alto :

E Waste Recycling
Hard Disk Destruction
Batteries Recycling
Fire Extinguisher Recycling

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