Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

CR&R will hold one HHW collection event annually for the collection of items listed as part of your regular service at no additional cost. 

Accepted Items

Acceptable items include the following:

  • Automotive Fluids
  • Batteries (other than automotive)
  • Cleaning Products
  • Fluorescent Tubes
  • Heat Lamps containing Mercury
  • Non-Empty Aerosol Cans
  • Paint and Solvents
  • Pesticides/Herbicides
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Thermostats containing Mercury

Additional Information

OC Waste and Recycling operates four recycling facilities year round throughout the county. For more information please refer to their Fact Sheet, which is available in five languages.