Items Not Accepted

Athens Services will not pick up E-Waste (Electronic Waste) and Household Hazardous Waste.

Household Hazardous Waste                                 E-Waste (Electronic Waste)                        

Motor oil                                                                     Explosives                                                             

Brake fluid                                                                  Ammunition

Oil filters                                                                    Radioactive Materials

Paint - * see information below                                 Controlled Substances

Paint thinner                                                              Trash

Turpentine                                                                 Large Appliances- Call Athens for Bulky Item Pick up

Cleaners with acid or lye                                           

Pesticides or Herbicides 

Household or Car batteries 

Pool chemicals 

Asphalt or concrete 

Spoils of heavy construction 


Biohazardous waste (Blood, Urine)

For disposal of these items contact th eLos Angeles County Sanitation Districtsat 1-800-238-0173 or 1-888-CLEAN-LA

*Paint Recycling: California residents and businesses can now recycle leftover paint at select locations. Visit PaintCare  website or call 1-855-724-6809 for additional information.

For up-to-date Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste events near by please visit Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts website.