Household Hazardous Waste Roundups


The Los Angeles County Department of Public Works and Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County conduct roundups of household hazardous waste in various parts of the county throughout the year. Sometimes these are held in Azusa or surrounding cities.

For a schedule and location of roundups, call (888) CLEAN-LA or (800) 238-0172. You can also visit the Los Angeles County’s website
Accepted Items
The roundups accept the following items:
  • Automobile fluids and lubricants
  • Paint and paint thinner
  • Turpentine
  • Cleaners with lye or acid
  • Pesticides and herbicides
  • Pool chemicals
  • Household and car batteries
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Unused prescription drugs
In general there is a limit of 15 gallons or 125 pounds per vehicle. Items should be brought in a sturdy box, preferably in their original, labeled container.

Employees rounding up household hazardous waste