Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) 

HHW Hotline (530) 295-4100

Common items used by each of us in our daily life may be considered a Household Hazardous Waste or HHW. It is illegal to dispose of any hazardous waste in the garbage, to the ground or waterways or any other location that may create a hazard to human health or the environment. The County of El Dorado has many free collection services to assist its residents in properly disposing of hazardous materials and hazardous waste. Click on any of the following links below to obtain more information: