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One Day Collection Events

photo of oil recycling event

Recycling events listed below are funded by the City of San Diego's Environmental Services Department, Transportation and Storm Water Department, and a grant from the State of California Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle).

Items accepted at these events include: oil, antifreeze, oil filters, car batteries, household batteries and fluorescent bulbs. If you have other Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) to dispose, please check the City's HHW webpage for information on proper disposal options.

Visit the CalRecycle website to find a used oil and oil filter recycling location near you.

Upcoming One Day Collection Events

Date Location


9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Public Utilities Department, (parking lot)

Corner of Kearny Villa Rd. & Topaz Way

San Diego, CA 92123


9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Chollas Operations Yard

2797 Caminito Chollas

San Diego, CA 92105