FREE Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Events

City of Ventura residents and small businesses (CESQG’s) are encouraged to visit the monthly FREE Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Events and take advantage of the opportunity to dispose of HHW items properly — and avoid the risks associated with

FREE Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Events

City of Ventura residents and small businesses (CESQG’s) are encouraged to visit the monthly FREE Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Events and take advantage of the opportunity to dispose of HHW items properly — and avoid the risks associated with

Smoke Detector Disposal

  No Smoke Detectors in the trash nor are the accepted at Household Hazardous Waste Events – RETURN TO MANUFACTURER FOR PROPER DISPOSAL Check your smoke detector on a regular basis. The life span of a detector is about ten

Smoke Detector Disposal

  No Smoke Detectors in the trash nor are the accepted at Household Hazardous Waste Events – RETURN TO MANUFACTURER FOR PROPER DISPOSAL Check your smoke detector on a regular basis. The life span of a detector is about ten

Medication Disposal – No Drugs down the drain, sink or toilet!

NO Unused or Expired Medications down the drain! Bring your unused or expired medication for safe disposal to: Ventura Police Department, 1425 Dowell Drive, Ventura or Westside Resources Center, 110 N. Olive Street, Unit K, Ventura Narcotics, over-the counter and

Medication Disposal – No Drugs down the drain, sink or toilet!

NO Unused or Expired Medications down the drain! Bring your unused or expired medication for safe disposal to: Ventura Police Department, 1425 Dowell Drive, Ventura or Westside Resources Center, 110 N. Olive Street, Unit K, Ventura Narcotics, over-the counter and

Recycling Paint

Latex Paint Collection A waste characterization study conducted by Ventura in 1998 determined that over 110 tons of paint was being discarded in the trash each year. Since this study, the City has established two used paint collection centers and

Recycling Paint

Latex Paint Collection A waste characterization study conducted by Ventura in 1998 determined that over 110 tons of paint was being discarded in the trash each year. Since this study, the City has established two used paint collection centers and

Sharps Disposal

Safe disposal of syringes and needles is essential. Sharps containers MUST be used for these items, or at the very least, a puncture-resistant and lead-resistant receptacle. FREE SHARPS containers and disposal locations in Ventura include: Ventura Public Health, 3147 Loma

Sharps Disposal

Safe disposal of syringes and needles is essential. Sharps containers MUST be used for these items, or at the very least, a puncture-resistant and lead-resistant receptacle. FREE SHARPS containers and disposal locations in Ventura include: Ventura Public Health, 3147 Loma

Cell Phone Recycling

In 1994, 16 million Americans subscribed to cellular phone services. Today, more than 110 million Americans are subscribers. Some experts predict that worldwide subscriber numbers will reach 1.2 billion people by 2005. Can I Recycle my Cell Phone? Yes. Cell

Cell Phone Recycling

In 1994, 16 million Americans subscribed to cellular phone services. Today, more than 110 million Americans are subscribers. Some experts predict that worldwide subscriber numbers will reach 1.2 billion people by 2005. Can I Recycle my Cell Phone? Yes. Cell

Used Motor Oil Recycling

The City of Ventura has several used oil collection centers throughout the City. In order to find th collection center nearest to you, please click the link below: Click here to view the 11 Certified Collection Please call ahead to

Used Motor Oil Recycling

The City of Ventura has several used oil collection centers throughout the City. In order to find th collection center nearest to you, please click the link below: Click here to view the 11 Certified Collection Please call ahead to

Recycling Electronics (e-waste)

The issue of Electronic Waste (E-waste) is global, especially since many countries ship their toxic leftovers overseas. This new crisis is leading to a variety of programs and legislative approaches. What items are considered Electronic Waste? Electronic Waste consists of

Recycling Electronics (e-waste)

The issue of Electronic Waste (E-waste) is global, especially since many countries ship their toxic leftovers overseas. This new crisis is leading to a variety of programs and legislative approaches. What items are considered Electronic Waste? Electronic Waste consists of

Batteries & Recycling

Can I put old batteries in the trash? No! Batteries don’t go in the trash. Batteries contain heavy metals and other hazardous materials that may leach out from landfills into the soil, contaminating precious ground water and everything around it.

Batteries & Recycling

Can I put old batteries in the trash? No! Batteries don’t go in the trash. Batteries contain heavy metals and other hazardous materials that may leach out from landfills into the soil, contaminating precious ground water and everything around it.

The Types of Waste – Residential & Business

What are some different types of waste? Electronic Waste  – Because of toxic components, the State of California has declared that electronic items such as:  televisions, computers and monitors, laptops, telephones, cell phones, FAX machines, microwave ovens, radios, stereos, VCR’s,

The Types of Waste – Residential & Business

What are some different types of waste? Electronic Waste  – Because of toxic components, the State of California has declared that electronic items such as:  televisions, computers and monitors, laptops, telephones, cell phones, FAX machines, microwave ovens, radios, stereos, VCR’s,