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Hazardous Waste Drop-in Program for Businesses

There is a drop-in program for Alameda County businesses that accepts: latex paint, aerosol cans, fluorescent lamps, and household batteries.

Program details:

  • There is no need to make an appointment, simply drop-in when the facility is open according to the schedule below.
  • Fill out the drop-in form and bring it with you to the facility.
  • Any Alameda County business that generated the waste is eligible – not restricted to small businesses.
  • Latex paint, in individual containers up to 5 gallons in size, no limits on total quantity.
  • Unbroken fluorescent and mercury/sodium containing bulbs are accepted.
  • Household type batteries including sealed lead acid gel cells up to 40ah accepted.
  • Aerosol cans of any kind up to 16.4 oz in size, full or empty are accepted.
  • $25.00 minimum charge, invoice issued and settled in cash or Visa/MC at the time of drop off. See the form for pricing details.
  • Poly lined boxes for large quantities of fluorescent bulbs are available for purchase (see form).

2018 Schedule

Livermore Hazardous Waste Facility

Location: 5584 La Ribera St., Livermore (check a map and get directions).

Hours:  9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • August 23
  • September 13
  • September 27

Hayward Hazardous Waste Facility

Location: 2091 West Winton Avenue, Hayward
 (check a map and get directions).

Hours: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • August 15
  • September 5
  • September 19


Oakland Hazardous Waste Facility

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

Hours: Open every Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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