Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events



Next event date: April 11, 2015

Center Street Facility
2412 N. Center St.

8 a.m. - Noon
Materials not accepted after 12:00 noon



Event Dates & Locations*
*Dates, times and locations subject to change


East Mesa Events

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East Mesa Service Center
6935 E. Decatur St.
(Power Road, north of University Drive)

October 17, 2015
February 6, 2016


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West Mesa Events

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Center Street Facility
2412 N. Center St.
(Center Street, north of McKellips Road)

April 11, 2015
December 5, 2015


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Accepted Items

  • Adhesives
  • Aerosol cans
  • Appliances (limit 2)
  • Automobile tires (limit 5); rims are accepted if the tire has been removed
  • Batteries
  • Electronics (e.g.- computers, televisions, stereos, VCRs, DVD players, cell phones, etc.)
  • Electric lawnmowers
  • Fireworks, road flares, fusees & small arms ammunition
  • Fluorescent and compact fluorescent light bulbs
  • Fuel additives
  • Gasoline
  • Grill/Camping propane tanks & helium tanks
  • Medical sharps (in sealed & clearly marked rigid container)
  • Mercury
  • Motor oil, antifreeze & transmission fluid
  • Paint, polishes & varnishes
  • Paint related materials (thinner, turpentine, etc.)
  • Pesticides & fertilizers
  • Pool chemicals
  • Prescription & non-prescription drugs
  • Smoke detectors & fire extinguishers
  • Water heaters


Items Not Accepted

  • Commercial / Industrial waste
  • Trash & debris
  • Large truck tires
  • Radioactive material
  • Explosives
  • BBQ grills
  • Gas-powered lawnmowers & equipment


General Information

  • Residents are asked to remain in their vehicles and refrain from smoking while at drop-off site.  City of Mesa staff members will unload your vehicle when you arrive.
  • Please DO NOT place household hazardous waste materials in your black barrel or in your blue or green recycling barrels.
  • Please seal the material in its original container if possible.
  • Please label unmarked containers if contents are known.
  • Please note that event locations alternate between east and west Mesa.
  • Please DO NOT place household hazardous waste materials or small containers in black plastic or other bags.  Use cardboard boxes or other containers that allow household hazardous waste materials / small containers to be clearly visible.
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Solid Waste Management Department

Customer Service
(480) 644-2221

Department Managers

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211

Walk-in service requests/payments:
55 N. Center St.
Mesa, AZ 85201

6935 E. Decatur St.
Mesa, AZ 85207

Office Hours:
7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Closed Fridays & holidays


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