Sponsored jointly by the Sanitation Districtsand theDepartment of Public Works. The Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program gives Los Angeles County residents a legal and cost free way to dispose of unwanted household chemicals that cannot be disposed of in the regular trash.
THINGS WE WANT YOU TO BRING...
Motor oil, antifreeze, paint, paint thinner
Turpentine, cleaners with acids or lye
Pesticides and herbicides
Household and car batteries
Old computers and television sets
Sharps or used needles
Expired pharmaceuticals and mercury thermometers
THINGS WE DON'T WANT YOU TO BRING...
Explosives, ammunition or radioactive materials
Waste from businesses will NOT be accepted
Trash or old tires
White goods such as washers, stoves, refrigerators or air conditioners
HOW TO PREPARE...
In general, there is a limit of 15 gallons or 125 lbs. per vehicle.
Bring items in a sturdy box, preferably in their original labeled containers.
Be prepared to leave your containers.
Do not mix products together.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL:
SANITATION DISTRICTS OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY - (800) 238-0172