Hyperion Water Reclamation Plant
7660 West Imperial Highway, Gate B,
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293 (Flyer)
Harbor Area, San Pedro
1400 North Gaffey Street,
San Pedro, CA 90731
Phone: (800) 988-6942
Open Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Accepts all HHW, E-Waste, and U-Waste
Attend a Los Angeles County sponsored HHW round-up. For a calendar of collection events, please visit the LA County HHW/E-Waste Collection Schedule page.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is any product labeled: toxic, poison, corrosive, flammable, combustible or irritant. Examples are: paint, motor oil (PDF), pesticides, and solvents. For a complete list of HHW, review the Complete List of Household Hazardous Waste (PDF) document.
Universal Waste (U-Waste) are products containing: mercury, lead, cadmium, and other harmful substances. Examples are: household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, mercury thermostats, sharps (needle syringes) (PDF) and expired medications (PDF).
As an added convenience, household batteries and CFL light bulbs are also collected year-round. Visit the Batteries and Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) Bulb page for recycling locations.
FOR BUSINESS HAZARDOUS WASTE:
Take hazardous waste to a County of Los Angeles, S.A.F.E. Collection Center by appointment only. To make an appointment or for more information, please call (213) 485-2260. To locate a business e-waste recycler visit eRecycle.org.
For small business, check out the Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator (CESQG) Program (PDF) flyer or call the City of Los Angeles at (213) 485-2260 for more information.