Household Hazard Waste Program

The intention of the Household Hazardous Waste Program is to provide for the safe handling and disposal of a containerized consumer product waste stream, which could be classified as hazardous waste, and provide Amarillo residential consumers the opportunity to have these items disposed of responsibly and with the greatest convenience that is practical.

The City of Amarillo Household Hazardous Waste program accepts consumer product waste as defined by the Consumer Product Safety Act, USC 2052 (a) (1), from residential household users. All items accepted must be less than 5 gallon quantity, and measure a minimum of 6” in Height. Household is defined as single and multiple occupancy residences. To participate, Residents must supply proof of residence within the Corporate City Limits of Amarillo; (current utility bill, drivers license, etc.). All items are accepted in normal household quantities. All items must be in original packaging with an intact and legible Manufacturers label sufficient to reasonably, provide for the identity of the contained product.

Household Hazardous Waste items are accepted at the Environmental lab at 4001 S. Osage for sorting and recycling or disposal by appointment only. Appointments may be scheduled by contacting the following phone numbers (806) 342-1556 or (806) 342-1528

Items may be picked up at no charge from the HHW Collection Center (Environmental Laboratory) at 4001 South Osage on the 4th Friday of Each Month from 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm. If you have any questions please contact us at (806) 342-1556 or (806) 342-1528.


HHW Items Accepted
HHW Items Not Accepted
COA Used Oil, Aluminum, and Paper Recycling Centers