Novato Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Posted by Kathleen Emrey on Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 11:36am.

Novato residents have another wonderful resource - The Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility is located at the Novato Recycling Center, 7576 Redwood Blvd (next to Shamrock Materials).

It is open the first and third Sunday and Monday of each month from 8:30 to 1:30pm excluding most holidays. No appointment is needed and it is free to residents.

HHW accepts the following:

Aerosols, of all kinds                                                Mercury thermostats & thermometers

Auto Products - polishes, brake fluids, cleaners           Paints (oil & latex), stains, solvents, sprays


Asbestos - up to two 30-gal. sized trash bags - double-bagged

Pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers

Batteries of all kinds

Pool and photo chemicals

Building products - sealers, caulking, glues



Propane tanks, helium tanks and fire extinguishers

CRTS - up to five

Sharps (in approved red containers)                            


Fuels - gasoline (with container), kerosene, butane, lamp oil


Household cleaners, polishes and disinfectants


Kathleen Emrey, Broker Associate, SRES

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