Household hazardous waste collection Oct. 6
Household hazardous waste materials are considered flammable, toxic, reactive and/or corrosive and should not be placed with regular garbage. Typical items to dispose of include cleaning fluids, pesticides, mercury thermometers and thermostats, fluorescent lamps, lithium and button batteries, aerosols, adhesives, medications, brake fluid, swimming pool chemicals, paint thinner and used needles in sturdy containers. Items that will not be accepted include ammunition, explosives, alkaline batteries, electronics and any empty containers that should be disposed in normal trash. For paint, contact the Wilson County solid waste department for latex and oil-based paint guidance.
Sep 26, 2018 at 9:35 PM