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Oil, Gasoline, Motor 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 (containers cannot be emptied and returned at One-Day Events).
  • Never mix different automotive products together.
  • Find more information about motor oil & filter recycling collection on the Recycling Used Oil page.