Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste & E-Waste Programs

Household Hazardous Waste Has Its Place… And it’s not inside any Livermore Sanitation collection cart or bin.

Please bring hazardous items to Alameda County’s local collection facility. Drop-off is free. Visit for information.

StopWaste accepts the following Hazardous items:Hazardous Household Waste

  • Pesticides
  • Household & automotive batteries
  • Fertilizers
  • Pool & Photo chemicals
  • Paint/varnish
  • Toxic cleaning products
  • Mercury-containing items (thermometers & fluorescent lamps for example)
  • Medications (click here for additional information and safe disposal sites).
  • Sharps/Needles (must be properly contained). Please click here for information of Sharps/Needles disposal.
  • Automotive fluids (used motor oil and filters can also be taken to any certified collection center. For a list of local centers, visit Be sure to call the center for hours and instructions.
E-Waste Disposal Options

Talk to your property manager/owner about arranging a special pickup. Click here to see a listing of Alameda County Haz Waste Events.