Handling Information

Household Hazardous Waste
Accepted Items
  • Monroe County residents can bring up to 30 gallons of liquid and 75 pounds of solid HHW per appointment without charge. No 55-gallon drums will be accepted.
  • Latex Paint 1/3 can or more (less than 1/3-can of latex paint should be dried out and placed in the garbage with the lid removed)
  • Oil based Wood Stains and Preservatives
  • Automotive Fluids (antifreeze; brake, power steering and transmission fluids)
  • Pesticides and Fertilizers
  • Flammable Products (gasoline, kerosene, thinners, strippers, solvents, glues, etc.)
  • Household Cleaners (soaps, waxes, drain cleaners, etc.)
  • Driveway Sealer
  • Propane Tanks (1 and 20-pound ONLY)
  • Pool and Photo Chemicals
  • Rechargeable (Ni-Cad) and Button Batteries
  • Mercury (thermometers, thermostats)
  • Syringes/Sharps (safely packaged in puncture proof container, i.e. 2-liter soda bottle)

The ecopark will accept these items through its Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collections.

HHW appointment is required. Click here to access the HHW scheduler.

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