Household Hazardous Waste

Physical Address:
Household Hazardous Waste
Program Manager:  Cheryl Burton-Fentress

6900 Hahl Road (At 290 and Gessner)
Houston, TX 77040

Household Hazardous Waste Contacts:
281-560-6200   Information Line
281-560-6232   Información en Español



Open to public for Collection:
9:00am-3:00pm   Wednesdays
9:00am-2:00pm   2nd & 4th Saturdays

For Holiday closure dates and mobile collection events, please check the Collection Calendar below. 
The facility may close during inclement weather.
Please call 281-560-6230 for closure information.

  6900 Hahl Road (At Hwy 290 and Gessner)            





2019 Calendar: Facility Days of Operation

Instructions when you get to the facility

When you arrive at the facility, please drive slowly between the orange cones and follow instructions on the signs.  Drive slowly over the speed humps and stop at the stop sign for further instructions.  You will be advised when to drive under the awning for offloading.  For safety reasons, you must put your vehicle in park, turn off your ignition, and remain in your vehicle while being offloaded.  Also for your safety, no one may smoke while on facility property and cell phone use by the driver is prohibited.

Newsletter Subscription


When you subscribe to our Listserve you will receive monthly e-mails on upcoming HHW collection information such as closure dates, pharmaceutical collection dates, and fourth Saturday locations and dates. Just click HERE to subscribe. You may unsubscribe at any time to our HHW Newsroom.

Residents of Harris County who reside outside of the incorporated City of Houston limits, may use the facility to properly dispose of unwanted hazardous items from their homes, they no longer want.  Residents of unincorporated Harris County may use the facility to properly dispose of unwanted hazardous items from their homes. For information about other local collection programs, click here.

HHW collection services are free to residents of Harris County!

Please click here on the colored boxes in the calendar for the location and time of collections.

Commitment Statement: Harris County will provide residents the ability to dispose of household chemicals and other hazardous household items used in their homes in the most cost efficient, safe and environmentally compliant manner.

2019 Calendar: Facility Days of Operation