Residential Pollution Prevention

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Anything we use in our home or cars, like paint, pesticide, fertilizers, cleaners and motor oil can wind up in the street and contribute to stormwater pollution. Fortunately, it doesn't take much to prevent pollution. Residential RunOff

For more information on stormwater pollution prevention (brochures):

The Ocean Begins at Your Front Door
Do You Know Where Runoff Goes in Orange County?

Lawn Care and Gardening

Keeping your lawn and garden looking nice without harming our environment. Review these best management practices to prevent pollution.

Pool and Fountain Cleaning

Follow these tips on how to properly maintain your pool for long relaxing hours of fun during the hot summer months.

Automotive Maintenance

Did you know you can recycling your used motor oil for free?  Follow these best practices on how to maintain your car without polluting your neighborhood.

Pollution Reporting

Report incidents of water pollution such as illegal dumping or spills to keep our flood control channels, creeks, bays, and ocean clean. 

For the County of Orange's 24-hour water pollution reporting online or call their hotline at 1-877-89SPILL

To report chemical spill emergencies, call 911.

If you have any questions or concerns about your report, please call City of Cypress Public Works Department at (714) 229-6752.