Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collections for 2015
Wayne County Department of Public Service's Land Resource Management
The HHW collections run from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and are scheduled for:
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.
OLD TIRES COLLECTION + PAPER SHREDDING
Saturday, April 18, 2015
LOCAL HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Saturday, September 12, 2015
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.