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  • Household Hazardous Waste/E-Waste Collection Center 

    For the Residents of the City of Los Angeles and the County of Los Angeles

    WE ACCEPT:  

    paint and solvents • used motor oil and filters • antifreeze, and other automotive fluids • cleaning products • pool and garden chemicals •  aerosol cans • all medicine • auto batteries • household (alkaline) batteries • fluorescent tubes and bulbs, thermostats, and other mercury-containing lamps.

    WE ALSO ACCEPT: 

    computers • monitors • printers • network equipment • cables • telephones • televisions • microwaves • video games • cell phones • radios • stereos • VCRs • electronic toys.

    WE DO NOT ACCEPT: 

    business waste • ammunition • explosives • radioactive material • biological waste or tires.

    Bulky Items: 

    furniture • refrigerators • washing machines/dryers • conventional ovens • paper • computer software.

    TRANSPORTATION LIMIT FOR CHEMICAL RELATED ITEMS: 

    It is against the law to transport more than 15 gallons or 125 pounds of hazardous waste to collection sites. Please pack your waste properly to prevent tipping or spilling of the waste during transportation.

    Residents are limited to a total of six pieces per visit to a s.a.f.e. center.

    For Information, Please Call 1-800-98-TOXIC (1-800-988-6942) 

    Household Hazardous Waste flyer for facilities 

    Household Hazardous Waste flyer for facilities (En Espanol)