Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility
Imhoff Place, Martinez, CA 94553-4392
The Solution to
Hazardous waste generated by residents and businesses can reach our
waterways through sewers, stormdrains and landfills to pollute the local
environment. This new facility will help prevent pollution by offering
a convenient means for proper disposal of household hazardous waste.
- Central Contra Costa Sanitary District (Central San) has teamed up
with the Mt. View Sanitary District (MVSD) to build and operate the first
permanent Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Facility in Contra
- The HHW Collection Facitlity is located adjacent to Central San's wastewater
treatment plant in Martinez, south of Solano Way from Highway 4.
- Hazardous waste generated from households in the central Contra Costa
County area will be accepted at no charge.
- Small businesses will be charged a nominal disposal fee, based on the
type and quantity of waste to be disposed. Please call 1-800-646-1431
for more infomation.
- To keep hazardous waste disposal to a minimum, the HHW Collection Facility
offers a reuse program where residents and business can take usable products
at no charge. Available are pesticides, herbicides, automotive products,
cleaning products and paints. Anti-freeze, used motor oil, and car batteries
will be recycled off site.
- The facility was constructed using various materials with recycled
contents such as newspapers, plastics and glass from community recycling
programs, to "close the recycling loop".
- The Facility also features a "less toxic garden" using Integrated
Pest Management techniques which maintain a healthy garden without using
toxic chemicals to control pests.
Hours of Operation
Residential: Monday through Saturday, 9AM - 4PM
Reuse Room: Monday through Saturday, 9 AM - 3:30 PM
Small Businesses: Monday through Saturday, by appointment only
Closed on Sundays
Please call 1-800-646-1431 for more
Eligible to use the HHW Facility
Alamo Concord Martinez Pacheco Walnut
Clayton Danville Moraga Pleasant
Hill Other unincorporated central county
Clyde Lafayette Orinda San