How do I dispose of cooking oil?

If you have less than 1 cup of used cooking oil, dispose of it in the garbage. You can use an absorbent material such as newspaper or paper towels to soak it up, then put it in a plastic bag to keep the oil from making too much of a mess.

Need specific information for where you live?

Recycling rules differ from each municipality. Check the rules in your area by downloading the Recycle Coach app. Search your municipality here to see how active Recycle Coach already is in your area: