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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Set for March 24

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release


February 15, 2019



Household Hazardous Waste Collection Set for March 24

Free residential service by appointment only


Residents are urged to schedule an appointment to bring household hazardous waste to a March 24 collection event, the Department of Environmental Management announced.

The deadline to schedule an appointment is March 15.

There is no fee for household hazardous waste collected at the event. However, an appointment is required for participation, and the estimated types and quantities of waste must be stated. Additional waste brought to the collection event but not disclosed at the time the appointment may not be accepted.

Household hazardous wastes that will be accepted include aerosols, antifreeze, car batteries, household batteries, fire extinguishers, fluorescent bulbs and tubes, oil-based paint, old medication, pesticides, propane tanks, solvents and thermometers.

To make an appointment or ask about other types of materials, call contractor EnviroServices, toll-free, at (855) 325-3222.

Commercial hazardous waste will not be accepted at this household collection event. However, businesses may call EnviroServices at (808) 839-7222 to schedule commercial waste pickup.

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