Free event to collect hazardous waste and keep it from entering and harming our environment!
Don’t pour paint, solvent, medicine, automotive oil, or chemicals down the drain or dump them in the trash where they may end up in our drinking water and lakes!
Household Hazardous Waste
Household Hazardous Waste accepted Includes aqueous acids and bases; oil-based paints; reactives; solvents; aerosol cans; automotive liquids; pesticides (liquids and solids); automotive batteries; alkaline, nickel-cadmium and/or silver oxide batteries; liquid cleaners; heavy metal solutions; mercury-containing articles; motor oil.
We Cannot Accept: asbestos; electronics, latex paint (when dry it can go to the landfill); propane tanks; commercially generated waste; radioactive material; explosives; unknown wastes; console and projection televisions; speakers in wooden cases; tires heavily caked with dirt.
Medications need to be in their original containers with the name of the drug clearly labeled. Cross out any personal information on the containers.
Help keep your home, environment and community safe
DISPOSE OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND MEDICATIONS SAFELY
Tire Drop-Off FREE this fall thanks to a grant from EGLE. *This is a ONE TIME ONLY free tire-drop off event LIMIT OF 10 TIRES PER CAR HOUSEHOLD TIRES ONLY (NO BUSINESS TIRES)
First come, first serve until all trailers are full
Questions? Please Call (269) 798-4107
Sponsored by the Barry County Solid Waste Oversight Committee with thanks to the Barry County Fair Board, Waste Management, Barry-Eaton District Health Dept., Barry County Substance Abuse Task Force, Sheriff’s Dept., City of Hastings Police Dept. and Local Pharmacies.