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Hayward HHW Facility

COVID-19 Advisory

Due to shelter in place restrictions during the COVID-19 health emergency, Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Facilities in Oakland, Livermore, and Hayward are currently closed. While the Fremont location remains open, we recommend that residents postpone trips to the facility unless absolutely essential. For mail-in options for medicine, sharps, and more, explore the links below. Be sure to call first as hours and options may have changed. 

The Hayward Facility is operated by Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste. The service is free for Alameda County residents.


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).

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off

Take a trip to a household hazardous waste drop-off center and see how easy it is to get rid of leftover toxic products.