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FREE Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Event on Sat., June 13, 8:30am-12:15pm

San Mateo County residents can dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW) for free at a special drop-off collection event in Daly City on Sat., June 13, 2015 from 8:30am-12:15pm.

Accepted items include acids/bases, aerosol cans, automotive supplies (car batteries, motor oil, antifreeze, brake fluid), cleaning products, fertilizers, pesticides, flammable liquids, fluorescent lights (compact and tubes), paint, inks, and photo chemicals. No radioactive, explosive, medical or commercial waste is allowed. All waste collected is reused, recycled, or stabilized for proper disposal to achieve zero waste being landfilled.

For an event flyer, or to participate, you must schedule an appointment at San Mateo County's HHW Program: www.smchealth.org/hhw or by calling (650) 363-4718, select option 3. The event location will be disclosed once your appointment has been confirmed.