NOTE * The Stanislaus County Department of Environmental Resources will close their Household Hazardous Waste Facility starting March 21, 2020 until April 10, 2020 or until further notice. This includes suspending all CESQG appointments held on Wednesday and Temporary Collection Events scheduled to be held in March and April. Please direct all questions regarding this matter to 209-525-6793. Your understanding is greatly appreciated.

1710 Morgan Road
Modesto, CA 95358

Open Fridays & Saturdays, 8am-12pm

15 gallons (125 lbs) waste limit per car, per day
No containers larger than 5 gallons
Disposal is FREE for all Stanislaus County residents
No out-of-county waste accepted

Small businesses may dispose of hazardous waste upon approval, To see if your business qualifies call 209-525-6700.  Business waste is accepted by appointment only and will not be accepted during residential operations.

The HHW facility hosts temporary collection events throughout the county year-round.  Click the link below to access our current year’s flyer and a list of upcoming events:

Pleae note that no e-waste or light bulbs are accepted at our tempory events

Household Hazardous Waste Reuse Program
Some items that are received at the HHW facility are still perfectly good to use.  These items are set aside and on the third Saturday of each month, these items are available to the public for free from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Materials accepted listed here.