Household Hazardous Waste

Chautauqua County sponsors two Household Hazardous Waste Collection programs per year for county residents.
Please call the Chautauqua County Landfill at 985-4785 or 1-800-835-9362 for a registration package.


COUNTY HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS
OCCUR 2 - 4 DAYS A YEAR.


Call 985-4785 for details.

Click here for the Registration Form
http://www.co.chautauqua.ny.us/DocumentCenter/Home/View/1315

ITEMS ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM

FROM THE GARAGE

Used Anti-Freeze
Used Motor Oil
Carburetor Cleaner
Engine Degreaser
Waxes & Polishes
Transmission & Brake Fluids

AROUND THE YARD & GARDEN

Weed Killers
Chemical Fertilizers
Herbicides
Pesticides
Pool Chemicals
Fungicides
AROUND THE HOUSE

Chemistry Sets
Dry Cleaning Solvents
Drain & Toilet Cleaners
Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Oven Cleaners
Airplane & Hobby Glues
Rubber Cement
Photography Chemicals
Spot Removers
Flea Powder & Spray
Furniture & Floor Polish
Metal Polish
Non-empty Aerosol Cans
Nail Polish
Acetone
Lighter Fluid
Muriatic Acid
Rat/Mouse Poison
FROM THE WORKBENCH

Varnishes
Stains
Floor/Tile Adhesive
Roofing Tar
Paint Stripper
Turpentine
Paint Thinners
Sealants
Wood Preservative
Non-Usable Oil-Based Paints
Resins & Adhesives
Spray Paint


ITEMS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM

Latex Paint
Radioactive Waste
Smoke Detectors
Prescription Drugs
Syringes
Infectious Waste
Biological Waste
Ammunition
Fireworks & Explosives
Batteries
Propane Tanks
Fire Extinguishers
Empty Containers
Asbestos

HOW DO I TRANSPORT THESE MATERIALS SAFELY?

Waste must be in a labeled container. Unlabeled materials or material incompatible with label or description furnished by household will be turned back!

  • Never mix chemicals together!
  • Never smoke or eat while handling hazardous materials
  • Segregate solids from liquids
  • Place all materials in plastic-lined boxes surrounded with packing material - DO NOT WRAP
  • Waste anti-freeze and waste paint should also be in leakproof containers
  • Fluorescent bulbs must be bundled together
  • All materials should be placed in trunk of vehicle for transport to collection site
  • Do not leave vehicle once you get to the drop-off site unless instructed to do so

Please call the Chautauqua County Landfill at 985-4785 or 1-800-835-9362 for disposal information.



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