Hazardous & Medical Waste Program



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

****By Appointment Only****  Please Call (530)542-8368 
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