Harris County Hazardous Waste Facility

This facility is operated by Harris County and is open to West U residents free of charge.


The Harris County Hazardous Waste Facility is located at:
6900 Hahl Road
Houston, TX 77040

Hours of Operation

The center's TEMPORARY hours of operation are and by appointment only:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Accepted Items

Items accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) facility include, but are not limited to:

  • Aerosols
  • Batteries
  • Household cleaners
  • Items containing mercury (e.g. mercury thermometers, Compact Fluorescent Lights, and fluorescent tubes)
  • Paint and paint related products
  • Pool chemicals
  • Small and BBQ size propane cylinders
  • Tires
  • Yard/automobile products

What to do with it? - Where to Dispose of/Recycle Common Household Items

More Information

For more information and up-to-date lists of acceptable items, please visit Harris County's page at the Clean Water Clear Choice's HHW website. You can also find event information on the Harris County Collection Event page.