(415) 457-9760 Mill Valley Refuse Service 112 Front Street San Rafael, CA 94901
It’s spring cleaning time and if you’re like most of us, you’re finding a few items in your garage clean out that don’t belong in your garbage, recycling or green compost cans. Things like paint cans, batteries, light bulbs, and old cell phones.
Here’s the good news: part of your fees as a Mill Valley Refuse Service customer go to support the Marin Household Hazardous Waste Facility in San Rafael where you can take these items – free of charge – for safe and convenient disposal. We also offer our residential customers free, curbside pickup of approved hazardous wastes (learn more here).
The Marin Household Hazardous Waste Facility also offers a reuse area where like-new products are available for residents and businesses to take for free. The reuse area is open to the public during facility hours. They also offer reprocessed latex paint for a fee to the public and to local jurisdictions for the use of graffiti abatement, offered in white, beige, and gray.
Recently, the facility released its Fiscal Year 2015/16 Report. Among the highlights for the year:
For more information about the Marin Household Hazardous Waste facility, you can visit them online or call their 24-hour information line at 415-485-6806.
To learn more about Mill Valley Refuse hazardous collection procedures including free pick up, please visit our Hazardous Wastes page.