Skip to main content

Oil, Gasoline, Auto Fluids

Oil, gasoline, and other auto fluids contain hazardous chemicals and should never be put in the garbage or poured down the drain. 

Disposal Options:

Special Instructions:

  • The Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste facilities accept: gasoline, waxes, additives, motor oil, oil filters, and antifreeze.
  • At your request, the HHW attendants will save your motor oil and gasoline cans once they're emptied. Label them with your name and phone number; they must be picked up after the site closes on the same day, or on a later day.
  • Never mix different automotive products together.
  • Find more information about motor oil & filter recycling collection on the Recycling Used Oil page.