Contra Costa Environmental Health - Medical & Solid Waste

    Please Call: (925) 692-2500

    General Info: Contra Costa Environmental Health (CCEH) is the local enforcement and regulatory agency for Medical Waste Generators, Body Art Practitioners and Solid Waste Facilities. This includes issuing permits and registering generators of medical waste or Body Art practitioners as well as permitting and inspection of all landfills and transfer stations; inspections of closed or abandoned landfills; permitting and inspection of non-traditional facilities such as compost, biosolids applications, and soil remediation; code enforcement for abatement of exterior garbage and refuse.

    Contra Costa Environment Health handles the following types of complaints: Excessive garbage and/or debris on a property, dog droppings and littering

    Website: http://www.cchealth.org/groups/eh/faqs/faqs_medical.php

    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    Hazardous Material
    This vendor handles:
    • Medications / Pharmaceuticals (Information/Regulatory service)
    • Needles / Sharps (Information/Regulatory service)



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If it is not recyclable, please assure that you dispose of material properly through your garbage collection company or a permitted Transfer Station or Landfill.  To report illegal dumping, call 1-800-NO-DUMPING.

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County Recycling Hotline: 1 (800) 750-4096 -or- cccrecycle@yahoo.com

Contra Costa County Community Development Department
651 Pine Street, 4th Floor - North Wing, Martinez, CA 94553