Household Hazardous Waste Facility

Open to Alameda County Residents Only

The Fremont Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility is a free drop-off service available to all residents of Alameda County. Please be prepared to provide our technicians with proof of residency

Acceptable Items for Free Drop-off

  • Used motor oil, anti-freeze, brake fluid
  • Unwanted paint, thinner, and solvents
  • Unwanted household cleaning supplies, pool chemicals, fertilizer
  • Electronic Waste - computers, monitors, televisions
  • Batteries, fluorescent bulbs, and mercury thermometers

Prohibited Items

  • Medical Waste - other than sharps
  • Ammunition, explosives, fireworks
  • Pressure treated wood
  • Compressed gas cylinders (other than propane)
  • Radioactive materials

If you have questions about other potentially hazardous waste please call

Reuse Area

Many of the products delivered to the Household Hazardous Waste Facility appear to be in good condition and in the original container. We place these items in our Reuse Area for free give-away. Be sure to check it out on your next visit.

Hours of Operation

Small Business Only (CESQG)
Tuesday by appointement only
Call 510-670-6460 to schedule appt.

General Public Drop-off
Wednesday - Friday 8:30 - 2:30
Saturday 8:30 - 4:30

Drop-off Limits
You may drop-off up to 125 lbs or 15 gallons of waste per visit. Container must be no larger than 5 gallons.

About Us

The Fremont Recycling and Transfer Station provides residential and commercial recycling, solid waste disposal, and hazardous waste management service to the Tri-Cities community

Our facility is open to all members of the public as a one-stop location to recycle unwanted items, disposal services for non-recyclable waste, and for the safe management of common household hazardous waste.

Questions - Contact Us

The Fremont Recycling and Transfer Station administration offices can be reached by telephone Monday through Friday from 8:00am until 5:00pm by calling 510-252-0500.


Please be advised that our offices are not open to public access due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please call us with your questions.

BLT Enterprises

The Fremont Recycling and Transfer Station is owned and operated by BLT Enterprises

As developer, owner and operator of Material Recovery Facilities and Transfer Stations throughout California, BLT's team has processed and/or recycled in excess of 11,000 tons of waste per day in Los Angeles, Burbank, Fremont, Oxnard, and Sacramento.

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Fremont Recycling and Transfer Station