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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 Collections/Events  (MASKS ARE REQUIRED)
 
Date Collection/Event Location Cost
January 16, 2021
Joshua Tree Collection Site Re-Opening 62499 29 Palms Hwy
Joshua Tree, CA. 92252
Free
February 20, 2021
9am-2pm
Hesperia Used Oil Filter Exchange Event AutoZone
17115 Main St.
Hesperia, CA. 92345
Free
February 27, 2021
7am-11am
Needles Household Hazardous Waste Collection Needles City Yard
112 Robuffa St.
Needles, CA. 92363
Free
March 6, 2021
9am-2pm
Highland Used Oil Filter Exchange Event AutoZone
27292 Baseline Rd.
Highland, CA. 92346
Free
March 13, 2021
8am-12pm
Trona Household Hazardous Waste Collection County Fire Station
83732 Trona Rd.
Trona, CA. 93562
Free
March 13, 2021
9am-2pm
Bloomington Used Oil Filter Exchange Event AutoZone
1035 S Bloomington Ave.
Bloomington, CA. 92316
Free
March 20, 2021
9am-12pm
Lucerne Valley Household Hazardous Waste Collection Behind Lucerne Valley Fire Station
33269 Old Woman Springs Rd.
Lucerne Valley, CA.
Free
April 3, 2021
8am-12pm
Yucaipa Household Hazardous Waste Collection Yucaipa Equestrian Center
13273 California St.
Yucaipa, CA. 92399
Free
April 24, 2021
9am-2pm
Yucca Valley Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Yucca Valley Community Center
57090 Twentynine Palms Hwy.
Yucca Valley, CA. 92284
Free
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 VSQG (Very Small Quantity Generator) 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 VSQG 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- VSQG 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 Material ReUse Store Brochure  
Visit our Material Reuse Store to pick up FREE PRODUCTS for your home!
English Brochure 

 


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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