Solutions in Safe Handling of Toxic Products

Convenient ways you can prevent pollution, and obey the law

Wonder what to do with batteries, paints, pesticides and other hazardous items? Do not put them in the green, blue, or black bin!  Find the most convenient disposal option for you.

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You can bring unwanted or unused medicines to one of San Francisco's 23 safe medicine disposal locations.
Recycled motor oil can be re-refined into motor oil that is of equal or superior quality to virgin motor oil. Make sure to recycle your oil--bring it to...
Broken fluorescent tubes and compact fluorescent bulbs DO contain mercury, a toxic metal. Read more for the steps to a safe clean-up and disposal.
Pesticides and other toxic products don’t go in ANY of your Recology carts. Instead, schedule a FREE home pickup, by calling (415) 330 1405.