Household Hazardous Waste, or HHW, is not accepted for landfill disposal. However, certain types of HHW is accepted during normal operation hours at no cost (from residents only; not accepted from businesses), to be diverted from the landfill waste stream. These acceptable materials include the following, and need to be kept separate from the rest of your load:
Other types of household hazardous wastes (such as pesticides, pool chemicals, and items shown in the flyer below) are only accepted during the following scheduled collection dates.
Upcoming HHW collection events (open to ALL residents of Merced County):
Merced County Regional Waste Authority
7040 N. Highway 59, Merced, CA 95348