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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).

2017 Schedule

Livermore Hazardous Waste Facility

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

Hours are 9:00am to 12:00pm

  • Feb 9 & 23
  • March 9 & 23
  • April 13 & 27
  • May 11 & 25
  • June 8 & 22
  • July 13 & 27
  • August 10 & 24

Hayward Hazardous Waste Facility

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

Temporary Closure!

Please note that the Hayward Facility is temporarily closed until further notice due to a water line problem. In the mean time, please use one of our other facilities.

Oakland Hazardous Waste Facility

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

  • Open every Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Closed for the Holidays on Tuesday, July 4th, Tuesday, November 21st, Tuesday, December 26th. 
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