Household hazardous waste, e-waste roundup next week
Claremont residents can dispose of household hazardous waste and e-waste at the Claremont City Yard, 1616 Monte Vista Ave. on Saturday, February 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The following items will be accepted:?motor oil, oil filters, brake fluid, used antifreeze, paint, paint thinner, turpentine, cleaners with acid or lye, pesticides or herbicides, household batteries or car batteries, pool chemicals, CRTs, old TVs, miscellaneous electronics, mercury thermometers or thermostats and fluorescent light bulbs Please bring the items in a sturdy box or in their original containers.
There is a limit of 15 gallons or 125 pounds of hazardous waste per trip. Please do not bring appliances, tires, explosives or ammunition.
The hazardous waste collection program gives Los Angeles County residents a legal and cost-free way to dispose of unwanted household chemicals that cannot be disposed of in the regular trash.
For a listing of what can and cannot be brought, or information on other events, visit the Sanitation District of Los Angeles County website at lacsd.org.