Used Motor Oil & Filters

Used motor oil is considered a hazardous waste and should not be put in the trash, poured down a sink, poured down storm drains, or poured on dirt areas.

Both used motor oil and used oil filters should be delivered to a collection center for recycling. Provided below is a list of certified collection centers in El Monte. All of the listed locations accept both used motor oil and used filters for recycling. There is a five gallon limit per trip. Business waste will not be accepted.

Locations 

AutoZone    
11104 Ramona Blvd.
El Monte, CA 91731
626-442-8310
 
Longo Lexus Service Station
3530 North Peck Road
El Monte, CA 91731
626-580-6252

Longo Toyota Service Station
3534 North Peck Road
El Monte, CA 91731
626-580-6101

The Oilmen
10013 Valley Blvd.
El Monte, CA 91731
626-443-5823

O'Reilly Auto Parts
12034 Valley Blvd.
El Monte, CA 91732
626-444-0446


Pep Boys
11937 East Valley Blvd.
El Monte, CA 91732
626-401-0404
 
Ross Nissan Service Station
3428 North Peck Road
El Monte, CA 91731
626-350-8868

Pick Up

El Monte residents may pick up a free used oil drain container from City Hall West, 11333 Valley Boulevard Stop by the Engineering counter, Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., to pick up your free container. Drain containers are re-usable, safe for transport, and hold up to 15 quarts of used motor oil.