Common items are cleaner, paints, oil, and household chemicals.
It is illegal to throw hazardous materials in the trash. Instead, take them to the
Household Hazardous Waste Bin located at
900 South Ave. "H" - Barstow
Open Saturdays from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. FREE
Household Generated Motor Oil
Auto & Household Batteries
Will Not Accept:
The Barstow Bin also has a "HAZMart" where you can pickup used paint and other materials for FREE for reuse. Inventory changes weekly.
Transportation Tips: Before transporting hazardous waste, make sure:
The amount of waste does not exceed 15 gallons or 125 pounds per vehicle
No container larger than 5 gallons
The containers are sturdy, not leaking, sealed and the waste is in it original container or contents are properly labeled on the container.
Wastes are securely packed in your vehicle to prevent spills, Never mix materials.
For more information, please contact the City of Barstow’s Environmental Services Administrator for Solid Waste at: