Hazardous Waste

Hazardous waste includes many of the products or items we use everyday. 

- A simple household cleaner is toxic to plants and marine life when present in stormwater run-off.  If

- An accidentally broken compact fluorescent tube (CFL) can leak mercury into a play yard. Many of our day-to-day actions can unintentionally affect our lives and the environment unless we take steps to dispose of these products properly. 

 

Many of our day-to-day actions can unintentionally affect our lives and the environment unless we take steps to dispose of these products properly. 

 

Please use the resources provided under External Links below to learn more about how to dispose of hazardous waste. 

 

San Joaquin County residents can drop off hazardous household waste at the San Joaquin County Household Hazardous Waste Facility. Many products dropped off by residents are available for free in the ReUse room. 

 

External Links


Stockton Recycles 

San Joaquin County Household Hazardous Waste Facility ReUse Room - Drop off/pick up products from fertilizer to household cleaners for FREE.

 

This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 8/22/2017