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Oakland HHW Facility


Drop-off Requirements:

  • Stay in your vehicle. It is state law. Please place items in an unlocked trunk or back cargo space.
  • Have your driver's license ready. We will scan your license to verify Alameda County residency.
  • Face masks not required but recommended. 

About the Oakland Drop-off Facility:

  • Call 1-800-606-6606 for more information.
  • The service is free and is only for Alameda County residents.
  • This service is not for businesses; find information about business hazardous waste disposal.
  • See a list of materials that the drop-off facilities accept.
  • The Oakland Facility is operated by the Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Program.

Drop-off Instructions:

  • For safe packing instructions and program requirements, click here
  • The amount of waste you may transport in one vehicle is limited to 125 pounds or 15 gallons.
  • No individual container may be greater than 5 gallons or 50 pounds in size.
  • Wastes must be transported by a resident of the household which generated the waste.
  • Do not allow different wastes to mix.
  • Containers must be closed and not leaking. 


Oakland HHW Facility Appointment Calendar

To make an appointment, first click to book in English or Spanish and then the form will show available time slots. Click on a time slot that works for you.

Calendario de citas en las instalaciones HHW en Oakland

Para hacer una cita, primero haga clic para reservar en inglés o español y luego el formulario mostrará los horarios disponibles. Haga clic en un intervalo de tiempo que funcione para usted.