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OC Household Hazardous Waste Collection Centers can accept propone tanks that are 5-gallon or smaller. County residents may drop off propane tanks along with other hazardous waste items at the four locations below for free. For hours of operation and details on what can be taken to the centers, including proper transportation and handling, visit the link below.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center Information

Anaheim Collection Center
1071 N. Blue Gum Street

Huntington Beach Collection Center
17121 Nichols Street

Irvine Collection Center
6411 Oak Canyon

San Juan Capistrano Collection Center
32250 Avenida La Pata

Visit earth911.com for other private companies that may accept propane tanks. 

* Please note that some external links provide information that is not managed nor updated by OC Waste & Recycling.  You may contact those sites directly with any questions, requests or updates. We will routinely monitor external sites linked from our pages.

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