UPDATE: Household Hazardous Waste Collection will resume May 16, 2020. Please call to schedule an appointment.
City of Escondido residents can use the Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Site operated by Escondido Disposal, located at 1044 West Washington Avenue in Escondido. The facility is open two Saturdays per month, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., and appointments are required.
Call 760-745-3203 to schedule an appointment or visit Escondido Disposal online for additional information.
You may not transport more than 15 gallons or 125 pounds at a time (excluding electronic waste). Each container should be no larger than 5 gallons and clearly labeled.
If you prefer, you can also use the household hazardous waste sites located in Vista and Poway. These sites are open most Saturdays and do not require appointments. For additional information, download our flyer or visit the following web pages:
If you have additional questions, call Recycling Division staff at 760-839-4342.