Proper disposal of hazardous waste generated by small businesses is good for the environment and required by law, in accordance with federal and state rules and laws.


Your business may qualify to participate in the San Joaquin County Small Business Hazardous Waste Disposal Program: 

  • generates less than 220 pounds, or approximately 27 gallons (liquid), of hazardous waste per month;
  • generates less than 2.2 pounds, or approximately 1 quart (liquid), of certain original unused products (i.e., acutely hazardous wastes) per month; or
  • generates less than 110 pounds or approximately 13 gallons (liquid) of perchloroethylene per month.

For more information, contact the San Joaquin County Household Hazardous Waste Facility in  External Links below. 

External Links

Stockton Recycles 

San Joaquin County Household Hazardous Waste Consolidation Facility 

San Joaquin County Small Business Hazardous Waste Program - (800) 207-8222

California Department of Toxic Substances


This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 4/18/2022