hazardous waste collection day

These items should be brought to Hazardous Waste Collection Days. Be careful! Make sure products are sealed. Pack them in a sturdy crate or cardboard box. Leave in your car only as long as necessary, and never smoke while handling.

Photo ID is required to drop your waste off at the collection.

Hazardous Waste Pick Up will be held at the Public Works Garage, 221 Cheshire Road, Prospect from 9 AM to 1 PM

In the Kitchen and Bathroom:
  • Non-empty aerosol cans
  • Household batteries
  • Furniture, floor & metal polishes
  • Laundry products like bleach & spot removers
  • Oven, drain & household cleaners
  • Bug sprays
  • Disinfectants & mildew removers
In the Garbage and Garden:
  • Oil based paint, varnishes, shellac, stains, thinners & paint strippers
  • Pool and photographic chemicals
  • Lawn care chemicals such as pesticides & fertilizers
  • Auto fluids such as motor oil & antifreeze
  • Car waxes and cleaners
Miscellaneous:
  • Mercury (including thermometers and thermostats), waste fuel, moth balls, cosmetics, hobby supplies
DO NOT BRING:
  • Latex paint
  • Propane tanks
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Medicines
  • Ammunition & other explosives
  • Commercial or industrial waste
  • Smoke detectors & radioactive materials
  • Tires
  • Appliances such as air conditioners, television sets, and computers
  • Fire extinguishers

NO WASTE FROM BUSINESSES

5 GALLON PER PERSON LIMIT