State-certified used oil collection centers will accept your used motor oil and used oil filters. See a list of certified collection centers in the list below, and keep an eye out for this logo:
Did you know?
- Every time you change your oil, not only can the oil be recycled, but so can the oil filter
- Each used oil filter contains about 1 pound of re-usable steel, and more than 10 fluid ounces of recyclable oil even after draining!
To obtain a FREE used oil container at City Hall, call the Irvine Recycles hotline at (949) 724-7669.
FREE Oil Recycling Locations
*All locations are a Certified Collection Center. Look for this sign at your nearest location:
|Location||Phone Number||Accepts Used Oil?||Accepts Used Filters?|
|Jiffy Lube||3080 Main Street, Irvine, CA 92614||949-863-0625||Yes||Yes|
|O’Reilly Auto Parts||15315 Culver Dr. Irvine, CA 92604||949-559-1213||Yes||Yes|
|Jiffy Lube Irvine Spectrum||8777 Irvine Center Drive, Irvine, CA 92618||949-753-0485||Yes||Yes|
|HHW Irvine Collection Center||6411 Oak Canyon, Irvine, CA 92618||N/A||Yes||Yes|
|OC Nissan Irvine||30 Auto Center Dr. Irvine, CA 92618||714-895-5595||Yes||Yes|
- Treat oil spills with a dry absorbent, such as sawdust or kitty litter. DO NOT rinse away with a hose.
- If your car is leaking oil place a piece of cardboard, or other absorbent material, underneath the leak. Dispose of oil soaked materials at the local Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center.
Click here to view a used oil recycling public service announcement (PSA)
To learn more about used oil recycling, click here to access the Orange County Health Care Agency’s Used Oil Recycling Program.