Proper HHW Management Protects
Public Health and the Environment
Many common products are hazardous because they contain chemicals that are toxic, corrosive, flammable or reactive. Improper disposal (pouring down the drain, on the ground, into storm sewers, or in some cases putting them out with the trash) can harm the environment and a pose a threat to human health.
The easiest way to handle HHW is to not createhelp you choose safer alternatives to HHW it in the first place. The EPA
has introduced the "Safer Choice" label to help you find cleaning and other products that are safer for your family and the environment. Visit http://ww2.epa.gov/saferchoice to find out more.
HHW Recycling Tips
HHW tips: when storing
Keep hazardous household chemicals out of reach of children and pets.Read more...
If you need to cancel or reschedule a current reservation you can use the below form to manage your drop-off.
Here are some common types of HHW and estimates of how much they can weigh.* Using this calculator you can estimate what fees may apply.
|Quart of motor oil||2lbs|
|Bags of fertilizer||Up to 40lbs|
|Gallon of herbicide||8.5lbs|
|Gallon of gasoline||6lbs|
|5 Gal of driveway sealer (full)||50lbs|
|Quart can of paint||Up to 4lbs|
|Gallon can of paint||Up to 10 lbs|
|5 gallon can of paint||Up to 45lbs|
*These weights are estimates. Material will be weighed at the facility. All fees will be assessed at the time of drop-off.