Home generated SHARPS waste includes needles, syringes, lancets, and other sharp objects used for home medical care.
Fontana Residents Only
Must bring copy of recent Burrtec Trash Bill to verify Residency. If resident does not have a Burrtec Trash Bill, they can still use the facility to drop off their HHW items. However, they will need to provide on-site staff with their name and address to verify residency.
Only Fontana City residents can obtain free SHARPS containers.
Fill your container to the marked fill limit line (usually three-quarters of the containers capacity.) Lock lid to seal the container in order to prevent spills and accidental sticks.
Return full containers to:
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility (HHW) 16454 Orange Way Saturdays Only 8 a.m. - 12 noon Closed on major holiday weekends or during extremely windy conditions Phone: (909) 350-6789 (recorded message)
Use only red medical Sharps container when bringing sharps to this facility any other container may cause injury and poses a potential health risk to family members, the public, and sanitation workers.