Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event!

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

One Day Only!

Accepted Items:

  • Electronic waste with circuit boards (including microwaves, computers, TVs, & cell phones)
  • Auto products (antifreeze, gasoline, batteries, used motor oil & filters)
  • Propane gas cylinders, hazardous aerosols/cleaners/sprays & poisons
  • Paints, solvents, thinners, and adhesives
  • Household batteries, fluorescent lights, mercury thermometers and switches
  • Garden products (pesticides and fertilizers)
  • Pool & photo chemicals

Open to West County residents of: El Sobrante, Hercules, Pinole, Richmond, San Pablo,El Cerrito & unincorporated West County 

**Bring proof of residency

  •   No business waste
  •   No explosives, ammunition, medical waste, pharmaceuticals, sharps, or radioactive waste
  •   No appliances including refrigerators, stoves, washers/dryers; vacuums, toasters, coffeemakers
  •   No TV’s in consoles or TV’s over 36” (flatscreens are accepted)
  •   No treated wood waste or contaminated soil

State regulations limit the transportation of HHW to 15 gallons or 125 pounds per vehicle per visit. Individual containers are limited to a 5 gallon capacity.

Location: City of Hercules Corp Yard; 1000 Sycamore Ave at Willet St, Hercules

Date: Saturday May 19, 2018

Time: 8am—1pm

Questions? Call 888—412—9277

If you cannot make the event, take your waste to our permanent HHW Facility at 101 Pittsburg Ave. in Richmond (Wed-Sat 9am-4pm, closed for lunch 12-12:30) 

A free event in partnership with RecycleMore, West County Resource Recovery, & Republic Services

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