Hazardous & Waste Program 

Hazardous & Universal Waste Program
2140 Ruth Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, California 96150

Tuesdays & Saturdays
9am-Noon, and 1 pm - 4 pm

No Charge For:
  • Hazardous Waste - Up to 20 gals per day, based on container size 5 gal or smaller containers, sealed with lids; label, if known No 55-gallon drums
  • Electronic Waste - up to 6 items per day
  • Residential Medical Needles- Must be containerized in a PUNCTURE RESISTANT CONTAINER with a sealed lid marked prominently with an "X" with a red marking pen.

Charges Apply For:
  • TVs and Computer Monitors
  • Fluorescent Bulbs
  • Propane/Freon Containers
  • Volumes Exceeding Daily Limits

Only oil containers are returned.

Please do not leave waste unattended​
Wait for assistance at the Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Building
2140 Ruth Avenue
South Lake Tahoe, California

For special assistance, call 530.542.8368