Hazardous Waste Events

Collection Date for Businesses

  • Friday, October 19, 2018
  • 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m.
  • City Yard
    621 W Lambert Road
    La Habra, CA 90631

Specifications & Regulations

This event is for local businesses otherwise known as Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators (CESQGs). Sharps waste will not be accepted at the local business event.

The event is only open to La Habra businesses that generate less than 100 kilograms of hazardous waste in a 1 month period.


Only businesses with appointments will be accepted and space is limited. Only 55 businesses will be accepted. To make an appointment for the event, please call 562-694-3730.

Collection Date for Residents

  • Saturday, October 20, 2018
  • 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Specifications & Regulations

Items that will be accepted are electronic waste, paint and other hazardous waste items. Sharps (lancets and hypodermic needles) will also be accepted as long as they are stored in a secure container.

Event Advertisement

The City will advertise the event on the City website, cable channel and in the La Habra Journal City Communicator page.


The event is open to La Habra residents only and only those with appointments will be accepted. The residential hazardous waste event is expected to attract over 430 residents. Residents are encouraged to make an appointment for the event by calling 562-694-3730 or 866-742-8850.