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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Joint Waste Roundup

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Household Hazardous Waste, Paint, & Electronic Waste

The HHW, Paint and E-Waste Roundup Program will once again be held in August in the following communities.
Keep in mind, if you miss the roundup, all HHW, Paint, and E-Waste can be brought to the Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station any time during regular operating hours.

When: August 10, 2019 (Saturday) – 4 - 7 p.m.
Where: Springbrook Fire Hall

Village of Delburne
When: August 10, 2019 (Saturday) – 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where: Delburne Public Works Yard

Spruce View
When: August 11, 2019 (Sunday) – 9 - 11:30 a.m.
Where: Yankee Flats Waste Transfer Station

When: August 11, 2019 (Sunday) – 1 - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Benalto Rodeo Grounds

Materials commonly brought to a Household Hazardous Waste Round-Up or other hazardous waste collection site:
Abrasive cleansers
Aerosol paints and sprays
Air fresheners (aerosol)
All-purpose cleaners (solvent-based)
Ant/wasp spray
Auto body filler
Barbeque starters
Brake and transmission fluid
Butane refills
Carbon tetrachloride
Car (lead-acid) batteries
Car waxes and polishes (solvent and H2O based)
Contact cement
Degreasers (petroleum based)
Drain cleaners
Fabric softeners
Floor wax strippers
Furniture polishes and waxes
Glass cleaners
Glues (solvent and water based)
Hair coloring
Hair perm solutions
Hair sprays (aerosol)
Laundry starch
Laundry stain removers
Lighter fluid
Liquid cleansers
Mildew removers
Muriatic acid
Nail polish and remover
Oven cleaners
Paint thinners and strippers
Paints (oil and water based)
Photographic chemicals
Propane gas cylinders
Rechargeable batteries
Rubbing alcohol
Rug and upholstery cleaners (H20 & solvent)
Rust removers
Septic tank degreaser
Shoe polish
Silver and brass polish
Solvents, turpentine, varnish, lacquers
Spot removers
Spa and pool chemicals
Toilet cleaners
Tub and tile cleaners
Used oil (where recycling not available)
Weed killers
Windshield washer solution w. methyl alcohol
Wood preservatives

Acceptable E-waste Items:
Printers, copiers, fax machines
Keyboard, mouse, cables, and speakers
Laptops and notebooks 


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