About the HHW Event

​Household hazardous waste (HHW) and electronics collection events are for city of Phoenix residential solid waste customers only. ​Proof of city of Phoenix solid waste service is required.  Bring your current city services bill showing solid waste fees and a matching photo ID.​

Non-hazardous materials brought, in error, to events will be sorted and disposed of as municipal solid waste. In addition, latex paint containers containing small amounts of less than one gallon will be disposed of in the same manner.


​Acceptable Items

Auto parts
Auto related fluids (up to 5 gallons total)
Tires up to 5 (Oversized  tires are not accepted)

Batteries
Vehicle batteries
Rechargeable batteries

Electronics
Household appliances


Chemicals
Pesticides/herbicides/insecticides
Pool chemicals
Household Paint (no more than 10 gallons total)

Propane gas cylinders (5lbs or 1lb)

Fire extinguishers

​Unacceptable Items

Regular garbage and bulk trash
Large quantities of residential wastes (more than five gallons of each product) will not be accepted. 

Non-hazardous products
Shampoo, lotions, dish soap, etc.
Non-hazardous items can be placed in your trash.  (Or find a friend, relative or neighbor that can use them.)

Business/commercial waste

Bio-medical waste
Medications, sharps/syringes
(Pamphlet with safe options for home needle disposal.)

Ammunition or explosives
These items can be taken to the Police Property Management Facility.

HHW Video

Contact Us

Public Works Department
200 W. Washington St., 7th floor
Phoenix, AZ 85003
602-262-6251
pwserve@phoenix.gov