LA Sanitation S.A.F.E. Centers
Posted by Councilmember Englander on February 03, 2017 at 4:56 PM
LA Sanitation 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.
S.A.F.E. Centers 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 and then wetted and double bagged in plastic. Asbestos and wood (creosote) must be less than 3 ft. in length.
THEY DO NOT ACCEPT:
- Business/commercial wastes
- Bulky items such as furniture and large appliances
- Radioactive materials
- Medical/biological wastes
- Marine flares/firecrackers
Open Saturdays and Sundays
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nicole Bernson S.A.F.E. Collection Center
10241 North Balboa Blvd.
Click here for more information. Please note that all Waste Collection Services are suspended during rainy weather.