Household Hazardous Waste Round-Ups PDF Print E-mail

Do you have the following household hazardous waste items at home and don't know how to properly dispose of them?  Bring them to a Household Hazardous Waste Round-Up Event!

  • Motor oil, oil filters, brake fluid 20081113 hazardous waste
  • Used antifreeze
  • Paint, paint thinner, turpentine
  • Cleaners with acid or lye
  • Pesticides or herbicides
  • Household batteries or car batteries
  • Pool chemicals
  • CRTs, old TVs, misc. electronics
  • Mercury thermometers or thermostats
  • Used Needles or Sharps (In a Sharps container or sturdy box labeled "SHARPS")
  • Unwanted or expired prescriptions

Los Angeles County residents have an opportunity to safely dispose of those household hazardous wastes that seem to accumulate around the house. The next collection day in Covina is set for Saturday, October 24th, 2015 from 9 am to 3pm.

This event will be held at the Covina City Yard located at 534 North Barranca Avenue, Covina, CA 91723. To see a full version of this event flier and other upcoming event fliers click on the dates below.

The following item are NOT accepted:

  • Explosives
  • Ammunition
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Trash
  • Tires
  • Business Waste
  • White Goods (stoves, fridges, etc.)
  • Controlled Substances

Additional Information

  • Bring the items you wish to dispose of in a sturdy box preferably in their original, labeled containers.
  • Do not EVER mix products together.
  • It is ILLEGAL to transport more than 15 gallons or 125 pounds of hazardous waste in your personal vehicle.
  • Be prepared to leave your containers. Because of permitting requirements, and the volume of people that utilize the program, items such as gasoline cans WILL NOT be returned.

This is your opportunity to get rid of these items at NO COST and at a convenient, nearby location.  


Click event date for Flyer and Details!
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
1300 block of Bridge Gate Dr.
Diamond Bar
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
El Monte Airport
4233 North Santa Anita Ave.
El Monte 

Click here for additional information on HHW events!

Please follow the transportation limit of 15 gallons or 125 pounds of hazardous waste per trip when driving your HHW/E-waste to the event for disposal. Business hazardous waste and electronic waste will not be accepted at the collection events.