Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste

About Household Hazardous Waste

Household hazardous waste should not be placed in your garbage. Instead, take items to the Special Waste Collection Center to ensure they are properly disposed of. All residents of Elk Grove, eligible residents of Sacramento County, and certain small businesses can take their hazardous waste to the Special Waste Collection Center to ensure it is properly disposed of. Please see the list of acceptable items that can be disposed or recycled at this facility.

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Special Waste Collection Center (SWCC)

9255 Disposal Lane
Elk Grove, California 95624
(916) 478-2228 (Option 4, on the call menu)

Hours of Operation


Sunday to Wednesday
9:00am to 4:00pm

Reuse Room 

Sunday to Wednesday
9:00 am to 3:30pm
Limited to Elk Grove Residents

Small Businesses

Wednesdays, by appointment only. Call (916) 478-2228 and press ion option 4 on the call menu, to schedule an appointment.

The Facility is Closed on all City Holidays

  • New Year's Day 2024, Monday, January 1, 2024
  • Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr., Monday, January 15, 2024
  • Washington's Birthday (President’s Day), Monday, February 19, 2024
  • Easter Sunday, Sunday, March 31, 2024
  • Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2024
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2024
  • Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2024
  • Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25, 2024
  • New Year's Day 2025, Wednesday, January 1, 2025
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Additional Facilities

Alternative Facilities Available to Elk Grove Residents

Sacramento Recycling and Transfer Station

8491 Fruitridge Road
Sacramento, CA

Tuesday to Saturday
8:00am to 5:00pm

North Area Recovery Station

4450 Roseville Road
North Highlands, CA

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
8:30am to 4:00pm

Kiefer Landfill

12701 Kiefer Boulevard, Sloughhouse, CA

Tuesday to Saturday
8:30am to 4:00pm

Call (916) 875-5555 for accepted materials

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Contact Recycling and Waste Staff  

Household Hazardous Waste Information Line

(916) 478-2228

Special Waste Collection Center

Carlos Duque

Email or (916) 627-3229
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