POLA Marine Flare Collection
June 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Do you have unused marine flares?
Safely dispose of them at this one-day collection event.
This is a drive-through event.
Please place marine flares in trunk of vehicle.
West Marine coupons available while supplies last.
Residence, Business or Berth Boat must be within Los Angeles County.
Proof of eligibility required.
Why should you dispose of marine flares safely?
Pyrotecnic flares are classified as 1.4 explosives by the DOD
Unexploded expired marine flares are a health& safety hazard
Many contain perchlorates a known hazard to the environment
Hand held flares
Electronic flares or electronics
Military type flares
Any other hazardous waste such as paint, batteries or oil
For other electronic or hazardous waste, please call the City of LA Bureau of Sanitation hotline number at 800-773-2489 to get more information on S.A.F.E. Centers
Cabrillo Way Marina
2293 Miner St. Lot G
San Pedro, CA 90731