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The City of Santa Clarita, in partnership with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works and the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County, will host a FREE Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at College of the Canyons in the South Parking Lot, located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road.

This event is open to the public and designed to provide the community with a convenient and legal way to dispose of household hazardous waste and e-waste objects.  Items may include: brake fluid, paint, cleaners with acid or lye, pesticides, household batteries, car batteries, pool chemicals, computer monitors, televisions, cellular phones, and fluorescent light bulbs.

e-wasteItems should be placed in a sturdy box, preferably in their original labeled containers, and not mixed with other hazardous materials.  A limit of 15 gallons or 125 pounds of hazardous waste will be accepted per trip.  Items NOT allowed at the event include: hazardous waste and electronic waste from businesses, explosives, ammunition, radioactive materials, trash, tires, refrigerators, stoves, washing machines, and controlled substances.

For a complete listing of acceptable and non-acceptable items or to learn more about alternate disposal options, visit CleanLA.com.  For more information on the Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup in Santa Clarita, visit GreenSantaClarita.com.

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