Per California State Law effective February 8, 2006, Universal Waste items cannot be disposed of in your trash or recycling bin. They must be taken to the South Bay Household Hazardous Waste collection facility located at, 1800 Maxwell Road, Chula Vista. For more information go to http://earth911.org/ or www.wastefreesd.org.
Universal waste includes but is not limited to items that contain mercury and heavy metals and are common household items such as:
Household hazardous waste includes but is not limited to items:
*Used Motor Oil
Motor oil can be recycled thereby conserving a natural resource. When motor oil is poured into the ground it pollutes our environment. Take used motor oil to a State Certified Used Oil Collection Center for recycling to protect the environment and conserve a valuable resource. Motor Oil Recycling Tips
For additional information please call 1-619-691-5122 or visit the City of Chula Vista Household Hazardous Waste Information
Facility location: 1800 Maxwell Road, Chula VistaFacility Hours: Wednesday and Saturday 9 AM – 1 PM, Except for holiday weekendsLimits: 15 gallons or 125 Lbs. of waste per household with a $5 co-paymentThe Cities of National City, Chula Vista, and Imperial Beach are committed to work for Zero Waste.
City Hall, 1243 National City Blvd, National City, California 91950 | Phone: (619) 336-4241 Fax: (619) 336-4239