The Door-to-Door Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program operated by Waste Management’s At Your Door Special Collection is ending December 31, 2016 for all residents in the RethinkWaste service area (click here to determine if you are in this area). For more information on why this program is ending, please see the RethinkWaste website. As of December 12, appointments leading up to the December 31 deadline have been fully booked. If you wish to recycle your HHW, please use one of the following options below:

Drop off at the San Mateo County HHW collection facility

Visit or call (650) 363-4718 (select option 3) to schedule an appointment. Appointments are available Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. 

Drop off at a HHW collection event 
There are six HHW collection events scheduled for Spring 2017 at the following cities:
January 28 Redwood City
February 25 East Palo Alto
March 25 Redwood City
April 8 Menlo Park
April 29 Redwood City
May 13 East Palo Alto

For more information, please visit the County HHW Program website at or call (650) 363-4718.

Click here for a list of items accepted by the County HHW Program for recycling.