To order a sharps container, please call WM Customer Care Center (800) 423-9986 and one will be delivered to your home. Once the container has been filled, simply place it in the mail-back box provided to you and give it to your mail carrier. Residents are limited to four (4) containers at no additional charge per year. Only one sharps container can be requested at a time.
WM Sharps Collection Information Flyer
To learn more about how to properly dispose of sharps, other Sharps Mail-back programs, and for a list of the 12 County of San Bernardino Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Facilities that accept sharps view this Guide to Sharps Disposal (PDF).
To locate a sharps and medications disposal facility visit the MED-Project, CalRecycle or San Bernardino County Fire Protection District website.
San Bernardino County residents can safely dispose of their used sharps in containers they have created themselves and take them to participating HHW locations.
The following are general guidelines for creating your own sharps disposal container:
View this guide (PDF) to learn more about how to properly create your own sharps disposal container.