Household Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste Collection Day
October 27 in Bristol
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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 Facility, Vincent P. Kelly Road, Bristol, CT 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

Questions

For questions regarding the Hazardous Waste Collection Day, please call Town Hall at (203) 758-4461.

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Additional information can be found on at Bristol Resource Recovery Facility.