Frequently Asked Questions

Our main office is located at:

8051 Wing Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020

We’re open
Monday through Friday
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM.
We are closed on national holidays.

Our Billing Address:

Universal Waste Disposal Co.
5694 Mission Center Rd. #371
San Diego, CA 92108

While we accept a wide-variety of recyclables, we are not a traditional recycling or waste management company.

Our services exclude, but are not limited to, the follow types of materials:

  • Paint
  • Oil
  • Pesticides
  • Tires
  • Vehicle batteries
  • Plastic bottles
  • Paper and/or cardboard
  • Trash of any kind

Our standard fiber drum is 50-inches tall by 24-inches in diameter, and can fit up to 400 T-8  or 200 T-12 lamps (4-foot).

The amount will vary based on how they are loaded and how much debris may be inside the container.

Please make sure each fiber drums (as well as boxes, or other containers) are appropriately labeled with the beginning accumulation date clearly marked.

You can download universal waste labels here

Each recycling kit containers and outer cardboard box, an interior cardboard sleeve, a poly-bag, a zip-tie, instruction sheet and an attached mailing label.

Certificates of Recycling will be emailed upon receiving your recycling kit.

Any items not complying to the terms described in the instruction manual may be subject to additional costs, and withholding of recycling documentation until resolved.

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