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Oakland HHW Facility

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

 

COVID-19 ADVISORY

All HHW Facilities are closed for three weeks beginning March 17 by the order from the Alameda County Health Officer for all Alameda County residents to shelter in place to slow the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). For more information about COVID-19, visit the Alameda County Public Health Department website

Closed for the Following Holidays:

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

Location:

2100 East 7th Street, Oakland (check map and get directions).

An ongoing Caltrans construction project on Interstate 880 will affect access to the Oakland facility from the south. To get to the Oakland facility from the South take Highway 880 north to the 5th Avenue exit, at the exit turn left (south) on Embarcadero and proceed for approximately 1.8 miles. If you’re using city streets in Oakland take 5th Avenue west, turn left onto Embarcadero and proceed for approximately 1.8 miles. The facility is the 2nd driveway on the left past the railroad tracks.


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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.