January 15th, 2012

Household Hazardous Waste Site

Where can one drop off unwanted household items? If you live in the North County you can drop off all items at the Vista Waste Site, but you MUST call before to set up an appointment at 1-800-714-1195.

What: Vista – Household Hazardous Waste Site
Where: 1145 East Taylor Street, Vista Ca. 92084
When: Open Saturdays Only 9:00AM – 3:00PM
How: Show up with EVERYTHING you want to get rid of. There is NO Charge. You must bring proof of residency (drivers license, utility bill or car registration)

Items they do NOT accept:
Ammunition
Appliances with refrigerants
Bio Waste
Radioactive

Common Items accepted:
Adhesives, Glues, Resins
Aerosol Cans
Alkaline / Lithium / NiCad Batteries
Ammonia
Antifreeze
Appliances (small)
Asbestos (double bagged)
Auto Fluids
Bleaches
Car Batteries
Cesspool Cleaners
Cleaners, Spot Removers
Computers (Monitors)
Creosote
Drain Cleaners
Fertilizer
Floor Cleaners
Gasoline (in container you do not want back)
Herbicides
Insecticides, Weed Killers, Poisons
Latex and Oil Based Paint
Medication
Metal & Car Polish
Motor Oil
Oven Cleaners
Pesticides
Photo Chemical, Chemistry Sets
Pool & Spa Chemicals
Propane
Radiator Cleaners
Rodent Killers / Repellant
Rust Preventatives
Sealers
Syringes (in proper container)
Solvents
Spray Paint
Stains, Thinners, Stripper
TV’s
Waste Fuels
Wood Preservatives / Stains

Need to find a location near you, then be sure to check out earth911.com

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