Household Hazardous Waste Collection Is Saturday

Friday, January 11, 2013

Household hazardous waste collection day is Saturday, from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. at 3925 North Hawthorne Street.  

The facility is open on the second Saturday of each month for all residents of Hamilton County, to dispose of hazardous materials generated within their homes. 

Common household hazardous materials include batteries, insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, small electronics, oil-based paints, fluorescent light bulbs and many other items.  Trained staff will be on site, ready to unload all acceptable household hazardous materials from your vehicle.  All of the items collected are reused, recycled, or disposed of properly.

 


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