Home heating oil is considered a hazardous waste and requires special disposal.

While home heating oil is accepted at UCRRA’s Household Hazardous Waste events, please note that restrictions apply. (NO DRUMS/TANKS OR CONTAINERS LARGER THAN 5 GALLONS ALLOWED. MAX LIMIT OF 25 GALLONS TOTAL) UCRRA’s collection events are open to Ulster County residents ONLY, and an appointment is required.

Businesses, or residents with large quantities, or residents with immediate disposal needs should refer to our list of Hazardous Waste Removal Companies.


Vaz-Co Reclaiming Service (Highland, NY) may accept this item. Contact VAZCO directly at 845-691-6246. Some Town Transfer Stations may accept this item in small quantities.


UCRRA at (845) 336-0600, visit UCRRA’s hazardous waste page, contact your Town Transfer Station or  Vaz-Co Reclaiming Services at 845-691-6246.