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Hazardous Waste From Business

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Hazardous Waste generated by businesses are not eligible for the free Residential Hazardous Waste Collection events. Find a licensed hazardous waste hauler in our listing of permitted companies below or your company may qualify for the Small Quantity Generator Collection program available to all Los Angeles County businesses.

City of Torrance Listing of Companies Licensed to Handle Hazardous Wastes in the City of Torrance

Business Name Business ACtivity Business Address Phone Number
Alpert & Alpert Iron/Metal
Hazardous Waste 

1815 S Soto St

Los Angeles, Ca 90023 

Asbury Environmental Services  Hazardous Waste  1300 S Santa Fe Ave
Compton, CA 90221
Haulaway Storage Containers Hazardous Waste 11392 Western Ave
Stanton, CA 90680
Ideal Metal & Salvage Co
Hazardous Waste 18700 S Broadway
Gardena, CA 90248 
JJK Rolloff Hazardous Waste 1617 W Sepulveda Blvd, Unit: 3
Torrance, CA 90501 
TIMCO Standard Metals  Hazardous Waste 2032 E 220TH St
Long Beach, CA 90810 

All subject to change. Above listing is not an endorsement of the city.

Small Quantity Generator Program

If your business is located in the County of Los Angeles and generates less than 220 pounds or 27 gallons of hazardous waste (e.g., paints, solvents, aerosol cans, photographic chemicals or asbestos) per month, you may be eligible for the:

City of Los Angeles Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator (Cesqg) Collection Program

This program provides generators of small or periodic amount of hazardous waste with:

  • Competitive pricing as compared with private hazardous waste transporters
  • Exemption from hazardous waste manifest filing and document fees
  • Reduction in State and Federal taxes on hazardous waste disposal

Participation is by appointment only. For more information or to register for the program, please call the City of Los Angeles at 800-98-TOXIC / 800-988-6942 or 213-473-8277. In addition, you can also visit L.A. City's Sanitation Department's page for hazardous waste from businesses. A disposal fee will be charged based on the type and amount of waste.