All collections 9 a. m. to 1 p.m. except Ukiah, which is 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Collections may be cancelled due to severe wind and rain.
Free to households within daily load limit of 15 gallons per vehicle per day, measured by container size.
Businesses must make an appointment and pay a fee per gallon which is a direct “pass through” of our disposal cost for various types of hazardous waste.
Items accepted: motor oil, oil filters, antifreeze, gasoline, solvents, paint thinner, oil-based paint, latex paint, auto & household batteries, toxic cleaners, fluorescent light tubes, PCB-containing ballasts, acids, bases, pesticides, herbicides, pool chemicals, medications. There is a charge for compressed gas cylinders.
Not accepted: explosives, ammunition, radioactive wastes, medical waste, and compressed gas cylinders larger than 5 gallons.
For more information or to make an appointment, call the Recycling Hotline at 468-9704.
Service of Mendocino Solid Waste Management Authority