Household Hazardous Waste


Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Station

Palo Alto residents may safely dispose of their unwanted or unused toxic household items at the HHW Station.

Hours
• Every Saturday 9am to 11am
• First Friday of each month 3pm to 5pm
Holiday Closures - visit www.cityofpaloalto.org/hazwaste to check for holiday closures.

Limitations
• 15 gallons or 125 pounds of household hazardous waste per visit
• Must be a Palo Alto Resident (driver’s license or vehicle registration)

Reuse Cabinets
Residents can pick up usable household products such as paints, cleaners and unused motor oil. These usable items were brought to the HHW Station for disposal by other residents and screened by the City before being placed in the cabinets for reuse.

Address
2501 Embarcadero Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303

For additional information please visit the Palo Alto Hazardous Waste Program website or contact Zero Waste Palo Alto at (650) 496-5910.

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