Guide for Reuse, Repair, Recycling, and Safe Disposal
for Alameda County, Contra Costa County, and the City of Palo Alto

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Hazardous Materials & Wastes

This item is hazardous and requires proper disposal.

Alameda County: Large quantities, materials/waste from large businesses, and waste requiring pick-up is not an option for the Household, Landlord, & Small Business Hazardous Waste Programs and Facilities in Alameda County. Contact a hazardous waste company for pick-up.

Did you know expired alcohol-based hand sanitizer is considered hazardous waste? Do not pour it down the drain, in the garbage, or dispose of it on the ground. Take it to your local HHW Facility, or for very large volumes contact a hazardous waste company for pick up. For more information: CalEPA , DTSC.


Additional Online Resources for Hazardous Materials & Wastes

  • Clean Management Environmental Group -
    Commercial volumes. Including spills, remediation, industrial services, expired hand sanitizer,
  • SkipShapiro Enterprises -
    Commercial volumes of hazardous and chemical liquids, sludge, ethanol - cosmetic & industrial, biosolids, oils & grease.
  • Clean Management Environmental Group -
  • Curie Environmental Services -
    Radioactive material recycling services: uranium and thorium salts including nitrates, liquid scintillation vials, depleted uranium, contaminated lead bricks, pigs, sheeting, and foil
  • RAM Services -
    Radioactive Waste ONLY
  • Visionary Solutions (VS), LLC -

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