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Hazardous Waste Drop-in Service for Businesses

COVID-19 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.

Accepted Items:

  • Latex paint in individual containers up to 5 gallons in size, no limits on total quantity.
  • Aerosol cans of any kind up to 16.4 oz in size, full or empty.
  • Fluorescent lamps: download the drop-in form for more details. 
  • Household batteries including sealed lead acid gel cells up to 40ah accepted.
 

Program Details:

  • There is no need to make an appointment, simply drop-in when the facility is open according to the schedule below.
  • Bring the following information: business (or organization) name, address, the name and email of the owner and a contact person name and their phone number. 
  • 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.
  • $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.

2021 Schedule

Oakland Hazardous Waste Facility

Location:2100 East 7th Street, Oakland (click for map and directions).

Open Tuesdays from 9 am to 12 pm

 

Closed for the following holidays: 

  • Closed Tuesday, November 23, 2021 for Thanksgiving week.
  • Closed Tuesday, December 21, 2021 for Christmas week. 

Livermore Hazardous Waste Facility

Location: 5584 La Ribera St., Livermore (click for map and directions).

Open on the following Wednesdays from 9 am to 12 pm

January 13 & 27 February 10 & 24 March 10 & 24
April 14 & 28 May 12 & 26 June 9 & 23
July 14 & 28 August 11 & 25 September 8 & 22
October 13 & 27 November 10 December 8

Hayward Hazardous Waste Facility

Location: 2091 West Winton Avenue, Hayward
 (click for map and directions).

Open on the following Wednesdays from 9 am to 12 pm

January 6 & 20 February 3 & 17 March 3 & 17
April 7 & 21 May 5 & 19 June 1 & 16
July 7 & 21 August 4 & 18 September 1 & 15
October 6 & 20 November 3 & 17 December 1 & 15