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