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Contacts & Links

Los Angeles County Environmental Hotline. 1-888-CLEAN LA (1-888-253-2652)
Information on HHW/e-waste collection events, certified used motor oil recycling centers, storm water program, residential recycling, composting and other County environmental programs. Report illegal dumping.

County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County. 1-800-238-0172
Information on wastewater treatment and solid waste facilities, water reuse, and industrial waste.

Los Angeles City Residential and Small Business HHW Program. 1-800-98-TOXIC (1-800-988-6942)
Information on upcoming Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events, certified used motor oil recycling centers and hazardous waste collection from qualifying small businesses.

City of Los Angeles Stormwater Hotline. 1-800-974-9794
Report abandoned waste, accidental spills, clogged catch basins, illegal dumping, and illicit discharges into the streets or storm drain system.

California Environmental Protection Agency (CAL/EPA). 916-445-3846
Information on CAL/EPA and how to safeguard California's natural environment - air, water, and land.

Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). 916-322-4027
Information on waste reduction programs, recycling centers, composting and grasscycling.

Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC). 800-728-6942 (from outside California, call 916-255-3618)
Information on universal waste (u-waste) regulations.

Los Angeles County Fire Department, Health Hazardous Materials Division. 323-890-4045
Information on waste management and regulatory compliance.

Los Angeles Regional Drug & Poison Information Center. 1-800-8-POISON (1-800-876-4766)
24-hour emergency information on poison contact including swallowing, eye or skin irritation, inhalation, animal or insect bites, food or drug reactions, and pet exposure.

National Inhalant Prevention Coalition (NIPC). 1-800-269-4273
Information on toxic products that are used as inhalants.

National Office of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). 1-800-HUDS-FHA (1-800-483-7342)
Tips on making your home safe and healthy.

No Drugs Down The Drain Program.
Information on problems associated with flushing unused medications down the toilet or placing them in drains and alternative disposal methods.

US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). 1-800-638-2772
Obtain product safety information or report unsafe products.

Los Angeles County Public Health Department, Environmental Health Division. 1-888-700-9995

South Coast Air Quality Management District. 909-396-2000 or 1-800-CUTSMOG (1-800-288-7664)