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Household Hazardous and Electronic Waste Program, Collection Events June - September, Los Angeles County

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Household Waste Ewaste Collection Los Angeles

The Household Hazardous and Electronic Waste Collection Program (HHW) 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.

Los Angeles residents can come to the collections.

Some examples of what you can bring to a HHW collection:

  • Motor oil, oil filters, brake fluid
  • Used antifreeze
  • Paint, paint thinner, turpentine
  • Cleaners with acid or lye
  • Pesticides or herbicides
  • Household batteries or car batteries
  • Pool chemicals
  • CRTs, old TVs, misc. electronics
  • Mercury thermometers or thermostats
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Used needles or sharps (In a Sharps container or sturdy box labeled "SHARPS")
  • Unwanted or expired prescriptions

What you cannot bring to a HHW collection:

  • Explosives
  • Ammunition
  • Radioactive materials
  • Trash
  • Tires
  • Business waste
  • White goods (stoves, refrigerators, etc.)
  • Controlled substances
  • Biohazardous waste (blood, urine, etc.)

 

One-day HHW and E-waste collection events:

  1. Sunday June 9, 2019 9:00 AM: Unincorporated Agoura HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Calabasas Landfill Scale Area
  2. Saturday June 15, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Torrance HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at American Honda
  3. Saturday June 22, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Pomona HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Fairplex, LA County Fair, Hotel & Exposition Complex
  4. Saturday June 29, 2019 9:00 AM:
    1. City of Santa Fe Srpings HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Rio Hondo College Fire Training Academy
    2. City of Culver City HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Wende Museum (Formally the National Guard Armory) Front Parking Lot

 

  1. Saturday July 6, 2019 9:00 AM:
    1. City of La Puente HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at La Puente Park
    2. City of La Habra Heights HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Hacienda Park (The Park)
  2. Saturday July 20, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Downey HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Los Angeles County Office of Education
  3. Saturday August 3, 2019 9:00 AM: Unincorporated Whittier HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Rio Hondo College, Parking Lot “A”
  4. Saturday August 17, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Sierra Madre HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Sierra Madre City Yard
  5. Saturday August 24, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Santa Clarita HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Via Princessa Metrolink Station
  6. Saturday August 31, 2019 9:00 AM: City of South Pasadena HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at South Pasadena Unified School District Headquarters
  7. Saturday September 7, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Burbank HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Burbank Fire Department Training Center
  8. Saturday September 21, 2019 9:00 AM:
    1. City of Artesia HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Artesia Park
    2. City of Duarte HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at the City of Duarte Civic Center, School District Parking Lot
  9. Saturday September 28, 2019 9:00 AM: City of Beverly Hills and West Hollywood HHW/E-Waste Collection Event at Beverly Hills City Streets

To learn more about the problem: https://www.lacsd.org/solidwaste/swfacilities/recyclecontact/hhw_e_waste/default.asp

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