Household Hazardous Waste/E-Waste Disposal

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WHAT IS HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE AND ELECTRONIC WASTE?

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronic Waste (commonly called E-Waste) are specific waste items that cannot be disposed at local landfills because their toxic qualities and effects on the environment.  Because of these harmful qualities, they cannot be disposed in your normal trash, recycling or green waste carts. 

HHW items consist of: pesticides, paints, mineral spirits (paint thinner), batteries, household chemicals and cleaners and other similar toxic items used around the home.

Agoura Hills Door-to-Door Residential Collection Program 

Residents can now have common household hazardous waste and electronic waste items collected right at their home three times per year (April, August, December). Residents simply need to schedule an appointment with At your Door Special Collections to have items pick up for FREE. For more details on this program click here.

The City of Agoura Hills also has a limited Bi-Monthly Hazardous Waste Program (every other month).  In conjunction with neighboring cities in Los Angeles County, a bi-monthly “Used Motor Oil Roundup,” is available where you can deposit waste oil as well as other hazardous items. 

Participants stage at the City Hall parking lot for item collection. 

Acceptable Items: used oil; oil filters; anti-freeze; car batteries; latex paint (water based only).
Unacceptable Items: stains; varnish; enamel paints (oil based), pesticides, household batteries. 
 
The following is schedule for these events:

 

City

Location

 Phone

Day (10AM-2PM)

Agoura Hills    

City Hall   
       30001 Ladyface Court            

(818) 597-7300

 1st Saturday of month

Collection Months:
July, Sept., Nov.,
Jan., Mar., May 

Effective July 1, 2012 

Calabasas 

Calabasas City Hall 
101 Civic Center Way,
Calabasas CA

(818) 224-1600

2ndSaturday of month 
        (Bi-monthly)
   
July, Sept., Nov.,
   Jan., Mar., May

Malibu               

City Hall
23825 Stuart Ranch Road           

(310) 456-2489

 3rd Saturday of month
(Bi-monthly)
Aug., Oct., Dec.,
Feb., Apr., June

Westlake        

This event is no longer available 

 

 

 

The event is canceled during rain. On a month that contains a fifth week, there is no Used Motor Oil Round event on that Saturday. 

NOTE: There is a limit of 15 gallons or 125 pounds per vehicle.  ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST REMAIN IN THEIR VEHICLES DURING COLLECTION. 

Each event is open to residents of Agoura Hills, Westlake Village, Calabasas, Hidden Hills, and Malibu. 
                                                                          
OTHER HHW DISPOSAL OPTIONS

The Sanitation District of Los Angeles County host weekly HHW and E-Waste collection events at various locations in the county.  These events are held on Saturday at various cities and are free to all county residents.  A schedule of collection events is available at the Sanitation District of Los Angeles County 's Home Page.                         

HOW DO I DISPOSE OF MY E-WASTE?      

Agoura Hills Door-to-Door Residential Collection Program
Residents can now have common household hazardous waste and electronic waste items collected right at their home three times per year (April, August, December).  Residents simply need to schedule an appointment with WM - At Your Door Special Collections. to have items pick up for FREE.  For more details on this program click here. 

In Agoura - G.I. Industries will pick up televisions, computers, printers, keyboards etc and other forms of E-Waste.  The pick up is considered a "Bulky Item" and each piece is considered one unit.  There is $10 processing fee associated with the E-Waste pick up.  Contact G.I. (805) 522-9400 for service and questions.  Terms for Bulky Item pick up still apply.

Calabasas - E-Waste Collection is held at Alberson's Shopping Center, 26521 Agoura Rd, Calabasas, on the 1st Saturday of the month from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM.  The event is free and is open to all neighboring cities.  For an informational flyer, click here

City of Malibu - E-Waste Collection is held at 23825 Stuart Ranch Road, Malibu, on the 3rd Saturday in August, October, December, February, April, and June from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. The event is free and is open to all neighboring cities. This is same day and location as the Bi-Monthly Used Oil pickup noted above.  For an informational flyer, click here

Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County HHW/E-Waste Collection Events.  See schedule of collection events above.

S.A.F.E Collection Centers (Drop Off Facilities) - City of Los Angeles
These centers provides residents of City of Los Angeles and the County a location to drop off both HHW and E-Waste.  There is limit of six (6) pieces of electronic waste per visit.  The closet locations to Agoura Hills are:

East San Fernando - Sun Valley - 11025 Randall Street. (800-988-6942).
Open Sat., Sun., Mon. from 9:00 AM – 3 PM.

Los Angeles/Glendale - 4600 Colorado Blvd, LA (800-988-6942)
For an informational flyer, click here

UCLA - 550 Charles E. Young Drive. (800-988-6942).
Open Thurs., Fri., and Sat. from 8:00 PM – 2:00 PM.
For an informational flyer, click here.

OTHER OPTIONS

PC Recycle - 2580 Azurite Circle | Newbury Park, CA 91320 

This is the City's Official Business E-Waste Collector.  The service will pick up for a minimal fee ($25) for Agoura Hills' residents and  businesses.  For information please call (805) 499-0050.

HOW DO I DISPOSE OF ITEMS SUCH AS:

 

Propane Tanks/Helium Tanks

 Ameri Gas Inc. at the following location:

• 315 Montgomery Ave., Oxnard (805-647-6603)

Call for hours of operation. There is a drop off fee unless you purchase a new tank.

Los Angeles County's Weekly HHW & E-Waste Collection events.  Schedule of collection events. 

The following locations will take old and broken propane tanks (including tanks filled with propane but unable to release gas):

Adobe Petroleum Mobil
4950 Reyes Adobe Road
Agoura Hills, CA
No helium tanks accepted  

USA Petroleum #68101
5000 Kanan Road
Agoura Hills, CA
No helium tanks accepted

Calabsas Landfill
5300 Lost Hills Road
Agoura, CA 

Valves must be removed; $40 charge

Malibu Chevron
23670 Pacific Coast Highw
Malibu, CA
No helium accepted

Lowe's #1971
1275 Simi Town Center Way
Simi Valley, CA
No helium tanks accepted

Waste Management Simi Valley Landfill
195 West Los Angeles Street

Simi Valley, CA 805-955-4300
Drop off; must inform inside staff; no charge

 

Thousand Oaks 76 

2861 Moorpark Road
Thousand Oaks, CA
No helium tanks accepted  

West Hills Chevron
22756 Vanowen St.
West Hills, CA
No helium tanks accepted


Certified Collection Centers for CRV

Ralph’s Grocery Store #26 – 5727 Kanan Road (909-580-1700). Call for hours of operation. Will accept anything with a CRV symbol, as well as newspaper and glass; aluminum, tin or steel cans; paper bags; plastic #1 (PETE), #2 (HDPE), and #3-#7.
For a listing of other centers in the surrounding area, click here

Used Oil

 
Weekly City's Weekend Used Motor Oil Round Up

Jiffy Lube at 29162 Roadside Drive (818) 991-9090.
The location accepts used motor oil and oil filters
Mon. – Fri. from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM and on Sunday from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Household and Other Batteries

Agoura Hills Library
29901 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 (818) 889-2278
Mon. - Wed., 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Thur., 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Fri. 
Sat., 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Accepted Items; Household, cell and others

Staples Office Stores at two locations:
West Lake Village, 5760 Lindero Canyon Rd. (818) 865-9660 (Lithyum & Metal Hyrdic Only)
Granada Hills (818) 831-8095. (Household & Others)

S.A.F.E. Centers

Tires

Calabasas Landfill - 5300 Lost Hills Road, Agoura Hills (818) 889-0363
There is fee for disposal.  Contact the landfill for rate information.

America’s Tires - 6515 Topanga Canyon, Woodland Hills (818) 999-5303;

Simi Valley Landfill - 2801 Madera Road, Simi Valley (805) 522-1116.
There is general $6 fee per tire.  Fee not applicable for larger size tires.  Call for price list for larger tires.

Randy's Tires - 460 E. High St, Moorpark (805) 523-0090
There is $3 fee per tire.  Fee not applicable to larger tire sizes   Call to inquire on  large size tire fees and number of tires allowed as space is limited.

Santa Monica Solid Waste & Recycling Transfer Station
2401 Delaware Ave, Santa Monica (310) 829-7323
Limited to Los Angeles County residents

You can also check the tire company where you purchased the tires as some have programs for past customers.

Inkjet and Toner Cartridges

Many of the retailers that sell ink jet and toner cartridges have program to accept items back at the stores.  If not, here are a few options

Calabasas/Agoura Hills Community Center at 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas
(818) 880-2993. Open every day.

Fed Ex Kinko’s – 5045 Cornell Road (818) 879-0250.
Please email usa5186@fedkinkos.com for information and requirements

Office Max - 394 North Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks(805) 446-4060

Staples The Office Superstore - 5760 Lindero Canyon Rd., Thousand Oaks
(805) 865-9660 

Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFL)

Home Depot (National In-Store CFL Bulb Recycling Program)

Home Depot now accepts CFL at there store locations.  Simply bring your unbroken and expried bulbs to a Home Depot associate at the Returns Desk.

 


 

 

 

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