HHW Collection Event March 11 & 12

Properly dispose of HHW & E-Waste for FREE!

There will be a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the City of Corona City Hall parking lot (Enter off of Buena Vista) on Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is open to all Corona and Riverside County residents. Drop off any leftover hazardous materials from your home or garage!

Acceptable Items: Unacceptable Items:
• Paint • Shellacs • Paint thinner • Turpentine • Epoxies • Resins • Adhesives • Caulking • Paint stripper • Varnishes • Wood stain • Wood preservative• Used Oil & Filters • Antifreeze • Gasoline & Diesel • Automotive chemicals • Lighter fluid • Kerosene lamp oil • Brake fluid • Transmission fluid

• Batteries • Fluorescent tube & bulbs • Smoke detectors • Mercury devices • Cooking Oil • Light Ballasts

• Televisions • Computers • Monitors • Electronic devices

• Pesticides • Herbicides • Poisons • Fertilizers • Moth balls • Garden chemicals • Flea powder • BBQ Propane tanks

• Cleaners • Cosmetic chemicals • Aerosol cans • Pool chemicals • Drain openers • Laundry chemicals • Disinfectants • Degreasers

• Needles • Sharps • Unused medication
Protect our workers. Sharps must be in sealed hard plastic containers. No loose sharps.

  • Government, Business, Non-Profit, or Out-of- County Hazardous Waste
  • Explosives or Ammunition
  • Controlled Substances
  • Infectious Waste (except Sharps)
  • Asbestos
  • Radioactive Material (except smoke detectors)
  • Remediation Material
  • Containers larger than 5 gallons or weighing more than 50 pounds
  • Appliances
  • Tires
  • Waste in 55-gallon drums

Here are some important guidelines to follow:

  • You may bring up to fifteen (15) gallons of a hazardous liquid waste or a total of 125 pounds maximum per car, per trip. Multiple trips are allowed.
  • Keep original labels on containers. Container shall be marked, and secured to prevent leaks. Do not mix materials. Containers holding gasoline will not be returned.
  • Use a sturdy box to transport the HHW materials in the trunk of your car.

 

This event will be canceled in the presence of rain and/or excessive winds. For a listing of upcoming events, permanent HHW Facilities, and additional information, please visit the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources website or call 800-304-2226.