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.

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Harardous Waste will be collected at the designated areas when announced for 2016. Photo ID is required to drop your waste off at the collection.

April 23 - Burlington, CT - 66 Belden Road (next to Town Hall)
April 30 - Meriden, CT - 55 Michael Drive
May 7 - Plainville, CT - Roadways Garage, 23 Granger Lane/off Route 177)

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