Household hazardous waste

Hayward is one of four cities in Alameda County with its own Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility. The Hayward Facility is operated by Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste, and is free for Hayward residents.

Hayward Household Hazardous Waste Facility 
2091 West Winton Ave, Hayward

Drop offs are by appointment only - schedule here.

Questions? Call 800.606.6606

Hayward businesses can check here to see if they are eligible to drop off.

What You Can & Can't Drop-off

Click here for additional information about what you can and can't drop off at HHW.

Proper Disposal of Medications

Prescription drugs and medications are not accepted at HHW. Visit to learn how to properly dispose of thes items.