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HHW One-Day Event in Union City
Date/Time: Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
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Union City, CA 94587

The Event is Full and Registration is Closed

The Household Hazardous Waste program is sponsoring a free one-day event in Union City on Sunday, October 17, 2021 for residents of Alameda County only. The event is full and registration is closed. Don’t forget there is free, year-round, drop-off for your materials at a Household Hazardous Waste Facility near you. Our facilities in Fremont, Oakland, Hayward, and Livermore are open weekly for drop-off of accepted materials. For more information, click here


Event Instructions:


Rules for HHW Drop-off

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.


What We Can Take at this Event:


What We Can't Take at One-Day Events:

  • Treated wood waste including railroad ties, click for more information
  • Asbestos
  • Compressed gas cylinders other than propane
  • Large appliances (such as air conditioners, refrigerators, stoves, washers, etc.)
  • Construction and demolition waste
  • Smoke detectors
  • Explosives (such as ammunition, fireworks, marine flares, gunpowder)
  • Radioactives