Hazardous Waste Day

Hazardous Waste Day

2016 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY

SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016- 9am – 1pm

DERBY RECYCLING CENTER

TOWN GARAGE – 3427 US ROUTE 5

Household Hazardous Waste Collection is FREE
and open to all Residents of all DISTRICT TOWNS

What are Household Hazardous Products?

Toxic– poisonous if eaten, breathed, or absorbed through the skin
Corrosive– can burn or destroy living tissue if spilled on skin
Reactive– creates fumes, heat, or explosion hazards if mixed withcertain materials such as water
Explosive- can explode with exposure to heat or pressure
Flammable/Ignitable– can easily be set on fire

 ACCEPTABLE HHW MATERIALS

Household Items

  • Aerosols
  • Air fresheners
  • Ammonia
  • Arts & crafts supplies
  • Bleach
  • Cleaners (drain, oven, floor, window, toilet, Rug, etc)
  • Disinfectants
  • Metal & furniture polish
  • Mothballs
  • Nail polishes & removers
  • NI-CD, Lithium, & Mi-MH BATTERIES
  • Button Cell & ALKALINE Batteries
  • Spot & stain removers

Garage Items

  • Antifreeze
  • Brake fluid
  • Corrosives
  • Car wax and cleaners
  • Engine degreasers
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Gasoline/dry gas
  • Kerosene
  • Lead-acid car batteries
  • Lighter fluid
  • Oil-based paint
  • Paint thinner
  • Propane cylinders
  • Sealants
  • Stains/strippers
  • Swimming pool chemicals
  • Transmission fluid
  • Wood preservatives
  • Used motor oil and filters

 Garden Supplies

  • Creosote
  • Dioxins
  • Fertilizers
  • Flea Killers
  • Fungicides
  • Herbicides
  • Insect Sprays
  • Muriatic acid
  • No-pest strips
  • Pesticides
  • Rodent killers

 PLEASE DO NOT BRING

  • Asbestos
  • Explosives, including gun powder, ammunition
  • Flares
  • Infectious waste
  • Latex paint (dry out & throw away)
  • Prescription medications
  • Radioactive waste, including smoke detectors
  • Unknown gas cylinders
  • Empty Containers

 CALL THE NEKWMD IF YOU HAVE ITEMS YOU CANNOT IDENTIFY
OR HAVE ITEMS NOT ON THIS LIST
(802) 626-3532 OR (800) 734-4602
www.NEKWMD.org