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S.A.F.E. Centers & Mobile Collection Events

LA Sanitation (LASAN) has established a number of permanent collection sites throughout the City known as S.A.F.E. Centers (Solvents/Automotive/Flammables/Electronics). These S.A.F.E. Centers are open every weekend and provide a convenient way to dispose of your e-waste, used motor oil, and household hazardous waste (HHW) properly. Check out the S.A.F.E. Center flyer for a location near you.

LASAN also sponsors periodic mobile collection events throughout the City where residents can drop off their waste to be disposed of properly. 

IMPORTANT

Transportation limit for chemical related items: It is against the law to transport more than 15 gallons or 125 pounds of hazardous waste to collection sites. Please pack your waste properly to prevent tipping or spilling o fthe waste during transportation.
We accept: paint and solvents; used motor oil and filters, anti-freeze, and other automotive fluids; cleaning products; pool and garden chemicals; aerosol cans; all medicine except controlled substances; auto batteries; household batteries.
E-waste: computers, monitors, printers, network, equipment, cables, telephones, televisions, microwaves, video games, cell phones, radios, stereos, VCRs, and electronic toys.
Asbestos & Wood (with Creosote): Asbestos (friable) must be abated by professionals an then wetted and double bagged in plastic. Asbestos and wood (creosote) must be less than 3 ft. in length.

WE DO NOT ACCEPT:

  • Business/commercial wastes
  • Bulky items such as furniture and large appliances
  • Ammunition
  • Explosives
  • Radioactive materials
  • Medical/biological wastes
  • Tires
  • Marine flares/firecrackers

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S.A.F.E. CENTERS; PERMANENT COLLECTION CENTERS FOR RESIDENTS

 

 

 Please note:

  •  All Waste Collection Services are suspended during rainy weather.

  • Waste may be collected with its container.

  • Closed on holidays.

 

Location Name    Hours of Operation Address Notes
Northridge Nicole Bernson S.A.F.E.
Collection Center       
Saturdays and Sundays
9:00am-3:00pm
 
10241 North Balboa Boulevard, 
Northridge 91325
 
 
San Pedro Gaffey Street Saturdays and Sundays
9:00am-3:00 
 
1400 North Gaffey Street,
San Pedro 90731
 
 
Northeast Los Angeles Los Angeles-Glendale Water
Reclamation Plant
Saturdays and Sundays
9:00am-3:00pm
 
4600 Colorado Boulevard, 
Los Angeles 90039
 
 
Playa Del Ray Hyperion Water Reclamation Plant Saturdays and Sundays
9:00am-3:00pm
 
7660 West Imperial Highway,
Gate B
Playa Del Rey 90293
 
 
Sun Valley Randall Street Saturdays and Sundays
9:00am-3:00pm
 
11025 Randall Street, 
Sun Valley 91352
 
 
West Los Angeles UCLA Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
8:00am-2:00pm 
 
550 Charles E. Young Drive West,
Los Angeles 90095
 
This site accepts
electronic waste
on Saturdays only.
East Los Angeles Washington Boulevard Saturdays and Sundays
9:00am-3:00pm
 
2649 East Washington Boulevard,
Los Angeles 90021
 
 

 

S.A.F.E. CENTERS:  PERMANENT COLLECTION CENTERS FOR BUSINESSES

 

Please note:  Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators (CESQG) Collection Program - this service is available by appointment only.

Please call (213) 485-2260 to book an appointment.


 

Location Name Hours of Operation Address
San Pedro Gaffey Street 1st Wednesday of the month 1400 North Gaffey Street,
Los Angeles 90731
 
East Los Angeles Washington Boulevard 2nd Wednesday of the month 2649 Washington Boulevard, 
Los Angeles 90021
 
Playa del Rey Hyperion Water Reclamation Plant 3rd Wednesday of the month 7660 West Imperial Highway, Gate B
Playa Del Rey 90293
 
Sun Valley Randall Street 4th Wednesday of the month 11025 Randall Street, 
Sun Valley 91352
 


 For updated County of Los Angeles HHW and E-Waste Collection event information, visit:

 County of Los Angeles, Roundups:
Voice: 888-CLEAN-LA / 888-253-2652
TDD: 626-282-7829 (Hearing / Speech Impaired)
County Website: www.cleanla.com

 

CITY OF LOS ANGELES MOBILE COLLECTION EVENTS SCHEDULES:

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