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Oxygen Tanks


Oxygen tanks such as acetylene tanks and CO2 tanks should be returned to the manufacturing company for safe disposal and or recycle. Please contact the supply company directly for information on how to recycle or dispose of them. 

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Spectrum Gas Products in Anaheim (714) 444-0477 -- oxygen tanks only (residential).

Note: OC Household Hazardous Waste Collection Centers do not take high-pressure oxygen and air tanks.


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