San Mateo County residents are invited to dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW) for free at a special drop-off collection event in La Honda on Saturday, July 9, 2016 from 8:30-12:15pm.
To participate, you must schedule an appointment at San Mateo County’s HHW Program: www.smchealth.org/hhw or by calling (650) 363-4718, select option 3. The event location will be disclosed once your appointment has been confirmed. No radioactive, explosive, medical or commercial waste is allowed.
Accepted items include acids/bases, aerosol cans, automotive supplies (car batteries, motor oil, antifreeze, brake fluid), cleaning products, fertilizers, pesticides, flammable liquids, fluorescent lights (compact and tubes), paint, inks, and photo chemicals. Limit 10 gallons liquid or 50Lbs solids. All waste collected is reused, recycled, or stabilized for proper disposal to achieve zero waste being landfilled.