There are three (3) permanent Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection facilities in El Dorado County where residents can drop off most of their HHW free of charge:
4100 Throwita WayDiamond Springs, CA(530) 626-4141 or (530) 642-0731Hours accepted: Friday - Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (closed 12:00 -1:00 for lunch)(charges apply to business waste)
2140 Ruth AvenueSouth Lake Tahoe, CA(530) 541-5105Hours accepted: Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
(Some charges may be applied)
Hwy 89 & Cabin Creek Rd.Truckee, CA 96161
Call the facility prior to going to ensure facility hours of operation have not been changed.