Household Hazardous Waste Accepted and Not Accepted Materials

Accepted

  • Aerosol can
  • Antifreeze
  • Automobile tires (limit 6 per household)
  • Batteries
  • Brake fluid
  • Cell phones and accessories
  • Computers
  • Drain cleaners
  • E-waste
  • Fluorescent light fixtures and ballasts
  • Furniture polish
  • Lacquer/shellac
  • Motor oil
  • Oil filters
  • Oven cleaner
  • Paint (limit 28 one-gallon cans or 5 five-gallon pails per household)
  • Paint thinner
  • Pesticides
  • Pool chemicals
  • Solvents
  • Spot removers
  • Televisions
  • Transmission fluid
  • Tub and tile cleaner
  • Used cooking oil
  • Wood stain

Not Accepted

  • Ammunition
  • Appliances
  • Brush
  • Commercial waste
  • Fireworks
  • Medical waste (MedDropSA)
  • Trash

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Holiday Collection

Normal Collection Service will be provided during the week of July 4th, 2015
Normal Collection Service will be provided during the week of July 4th.

Free Landfill Day


San Antonio residents can get rid of their unwanted items for free on July 8.