2014 Household Hazardous Waste Days
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTIONS
Sponsored by Wayne County
Saturday, June 28 8:00am – 2:00pm
Saturday, August 16 8:00am – 2:00pm
EXAMPLES OF ACCEPTABLE ITEMS
Household paints, stains, dyes; floor wax, carpet cleaner; furniture polish, bathroom cleaners, stain removers, solvents; pharmaceutical waste (non-controlled substances only); nail polish, glue; fertilizer, lawn and garden chemicals, pesticides; antifreeze, motor oil, gasoline; automotive batteries and dry cell batteries, fluorescent bulbs (all types); fire extinguishers and smoke detectors; mercury thermometers, thermostats and elemental mercury.
Electronics Recycling – computer CPU’s, monitors, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice; cell phones, fax machines, copiers and televisions.
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED
Commercial waste, industrial waste, radioactive material, explosives, ammunition, 55-gallon drums, shock sensitive materials, household trash, refrigerators, microwaves or other appliances, tires, yard waste and concrete. For information on how to dispose of these items, please contact the Wayne County Resource Recovery Coordinator at (734) 326-3936.
City of Northville residents who live in Oakland County ARE ABLE to participate in these events.
E-WASTE & OLD TIRES COLLECTION + PAPER SHREDDING
Saturday, April 19 8:00am - Noon
Saturday, September 13 8:00am – Noon
LOCAL HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS
Saturday, April 26 8:00am – 2:00pm
Saturday, September 20 8:00am – 2:00pm
ACCEPTED: aerosol cans, antifreeze, household chemicals, batteries
(auto, marine, household), caustic acids, computer equipment and
electronics (modems, printers, FAX machines, VCRs, TVs, keyboards, mice,
cell phones), expired medications, fluorescent light bulbs (including
compact), gasoline, gasoline & oil mixes, herbicides, pesticides,
fungicides, kerosene, medical wastes (sharps in containers only),
mercury items or contaminated debris, oil-based paints, stains and
primers, propane tanks, transmission fluid, turpentine & varnish.