FREE Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

The County of San Diego is holding a free household hazardous waste collection event at Steele Canyon High School. The event will take place in the parking lot at 12440 Campo Road, Spring Valley, CA 91978. This event is open to all residents living in unincorporated parts of the county.

Transportation Requirements: 

Leave products in the existing container, if possible. Make sure lids are on tight so containers will not leak. Transport containers in the trunk or in the back of the vehicle away from passengers and pets. Do not transport over 15 gallons or 125 pounds at one time. Containers used for transport must be no larger than a 5-gallon bucket.

Home generated “sharps” including syringes and lancets will be collected during this event. Please transport in closed rigid containers.

Unwanted medication will also be collected in partnership with the County Sheriff’s Department and DEA.

Not Accepted:

Business waste, ammunition, explosives, or radioactive materials. 

Note: This is NOT a volunteer opportunity.