Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is any type of household product that you would like to discard and is labeled with any of the following symbols:
HHW Symbols

HHW must be handled and disposed of with care in order to avoid polluting the environment and possible health hazards.

NEW- Recycle your paint, deck coating, primers, sealers, stains, varnishes and more at local Paintcare locations.

For more information on medical waste, please contact the Monterey County Health Department at (831) 755-4505.

Disposal locations for HHW including E- waste, batteries, bulbs, paint, motor oil and more!