Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Question:
Where in Antelope Valley can one dispose of household hazardous waste, such as carburetor cleaning solvent? What type of disposal container would be acceptable for the solvent?

Thank you.

ANSWER:
Household hazardous waste, such as carburetor cleaning solvent may be disposed of at the Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center. This permanent facility is located in Palmdale at the Antelope Valley Public Landfill, 1200 West City Ranch Road.

The Center is open the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month and the hours of operation are from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Disposal of household hazardous waste at this Center is free for all Los Angeles County residents.

All hazardous solvents need to be in a sturdy container (plastic or metal) with a lid, and preferably labeled to be accepted.



Links:
  Antelope Valley Environmental Collection Center
household hazardous waste, solvents, packaging