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About HHW

Mission Statement

The San Bernardino County Fire Department Household Hazardous Waste Division is committed to providing safe and efficient hazardous waste management services. The ultimate objective is to protect health, natural resources and the environment. Staff is devoted to the provision of fast and friendly service to County residents and small businesses.

Turn in your mercury thermostat For HHW collection facilities locations in the county, call 1-800-OILY CAT. HHW offers residents free recycled latex paint, call 1-800-OILY CAT for details. Recycle unwanted household hazardous waste at a collection facility near you.

For HHW collection facilities locations in the county, call 1-800-OILY CAT.

HHW offers residents free recycled latex paint, call 1-800-OILY CAT for details.

Recycle your household hazardous waste at a collection facility near you.

 Upcoming Events  (Postponed)
 
Date Event Location Cost
       
O'Reilly

1100 N Pepper Ave.

Colton, CA

O'Reilly

1100 N Pepper Ave.

Colton, CA

O'Reilly

1100 N Pepper Ave.

Colton, CA

AutoZone

2052 West Redlands Blvd.

Redlands, CA. 92373


The San Bernardino County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Program is the Nation’s first permanent HHW collection facility. San Bernardino County has 14 permanent HHW collection facilities and one ABOP collection facility. What we accept.   See brochure for more information on San Bernardino County HHW ProgramPara Español, haga clic aquí.


Temporary HHW collection events, oil filter exchange events, and public education events are provided throughout the year at various locations within San Bernardino County. The Central Facility, located in San Bernardino, includes a Materials Exchange/Reuse program where San Bernardino County residents are allowed to take up to 35 pounds a month of good useable household products and five 5-gallon buckets of recycled latex paint a month for free. Lastly, the central facility provides disposal services to San Bernardino County businesses that are eligible to use the Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator (CESQG) Program.

Find a HHW collection facility near you by visiting the HHW Collection Facilities page.
For a list of items that we do and don’t accept at our HHW facilities, click here. 
For frequently asked questions, visit our FAQs
For Business HHW Disposal Options, visit our CESQG program.  

Parents download HHW’s FREE coloring book featuring The Adventures of Oily Cat! 

Brochures

San Bernardino County Household Hazardous Waste Program Brochure
- English Download
- Spanish download 

Small Business Waste- CESQG Program Brochure 
- English Download
- Spanish Download 

Sharps/Needles Disposal Options Brochure 
- English Download
- Spanish Download 

Medications Disposal Brochure 
- English Download 

Used Oil Filter Recycling and Exchange Events Flyer and 
Event Card 
- English Download 

Certified Collection Centers
- To find Certified Collection Centers that only accept used oil and 
oil filters, go to : www.calrecycle.ca.gov/UsedOil
- English Download 

Paintcare Brochure( Visit Paintcare’s website for the nearest paint drop-off location) 
- English Download 
- Spanish Download 

 Sandbag List
- English Download

Children Oily Cat Coloring Book PDF
- English Download


 


San Bernardino County Fire Department, Household Hazardous Waste Division
2824 East "W" Street, Bldg. 302 (San Bernardino International Airport)
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0799
Phone: 909. 382.5401
1.800.OILY.CAT (645.9228)

Fax: 909.382.5413



San Bernardino County Fire Department, Household Hazardous Waste Division
2824 East "W" Street, Bldg. 302 (San Bernardino International Airport)
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0799
Phone: 909. 382.5401
1.800.OILY.CAT (645.9228)
Fax: 909.382.5413
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