Hazardous Waste - Recology South Bay: Cupertino
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Hazardous Waste

Household hazardous waste may NOT be disposed of in the trash!

Hazardous waste, including electronic waste, accounts for significant amounts of toxic waste in landfills. Items such as electronics, fluorescent bulbs and tubes, paints, pesticides, cleaning products, old medications and other chemicals are illegal to put in the garbage or pour down a drain or gutter because they contaminate our soil, drinking water and air.

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Program

Cupertino residents may schedule an appointment for drop-off by calling the Santa County HHW Program at (408) 299-7300 or visiting hhw.org. Some examples of acceptable materials include: