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Hayward HHW Facility

COVID-19 Rules for HHW Drop-off

The Hayward HHW Facility has reopened. Call 1-800-606-6606 to make an appointment.For your safety and the safety of our staff, please observe the following rules while dropping off your household hazardous waste:

  • Stay in your vehicle. It is state law and part of our COVID-19 protection plan. Items must be in an unlocked trunk or back cargo space. Staff will not open passenger doors or enter vehicle cabin.
  • Face masks are mandatory. The driver and all passengers must wear a mask during HHW drop-off.
  • Have your driver's license ready. We will scan your license to verify Alameda County residency.
  • Find more information about HHW drop-off.

Call to Make an Appointment: 1-800-606-6606


The Hayward Facility is operated by Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste. 

  • Call to make an appointment: 1-800-606-6606
  • The service is free for Alameda County residents.
  • See a list of materials that the drop-off facilities accept. 

Closed for the Following Holidays:

  • Saturday, July 4
  • Thanksgiving week: Thursday, November 26 through Saturday, November 28
  • Christmas week: Friday, December 25 through Friday, January 1


2091 West Winton Ave., Hayward (check a map and get directions).

Visit the Household Hazardous Waste Facility

Take a trip to the HHW facility and see how easy it is to get rid of leftover toxic products.

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off