Household Hazardous Waste

What is Household Hazardous Waste?

Household hazardous waste (HHW) is any unwanted household product such as cleaning products, chemicals, polishes, paints, yard and garden supplies, automotive products, batteries, and light bulbs. HHW is easy to identify by signal words such as: poison, danger, warning and caution. Other words and phrases associated with HHW include flammable, toxic, corrosive, reactive, may cause irritation, do not inhale, and use in well-ventilated area.

PRODUCTS ACCEPTED AT A COLLECTION EVENT INCLUDE:

  1. HOUSEHOLD CLEANERS
  2. CARPET CLEANER
  3. OVEN CLEANER
  4. DRAIN CLEANER
  5. PAINTS & STAINS
  6. SPRAY PAINT
  7. PAINT THINNER
  8. SOLVENTS
  9. AUTOMOTIVE FUELS & FLUIDS
  10. MOTOR OIL
  11. ANTIFREEZE
  12. CAR BATTERIES
  13. HOUSEHOLD BATTERIES (E.G., RECHARGEABLE, COIN/BUTTON, CELL PHONE, LAPTOP, TABLET, AND POWER TOOL BATTERIES) ALKALINE BATTERIES AA, AAA, C AND D MAY GO IN THE GARBAGE)
  14. MERCURY THERMOMETERS, THERMOSTATS 
  15. PESTICIDES & HERBICIDES
  16. FLUORESCENT & HIGH INTENSITY DISCHARGE (HID) BULBS AND LAMPS
  17. FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:

  1. AMMUNITION OR EXPLOSIVES
  2. ASBESTOS
  3. PRESCRIPTION DRUGS
  4. MEDICAL SHARPS
  5. RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL
  6. 55 GALLON DRUMS OF MATERIAL
  7. BUSINESS WASTE

CONTACT

  • Solid Waste
  • Solid Waste Admin
  • Transfer Station

    2800 Sundog Ranch Rd

  • 928-777-1116
  • Solid Waste
  • Mollie Mangerich
  • Solid Waste Superintendent
  • Transfer Station

    2800 Sundog Ranch Rd

  • 928-777-1116

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Posted on January 19, 2021

The Prescott City Council and Staff  learned today of the passing of former City Councilman and three-term Mayor, Marlin Kuykendall.  Mr. Kuykendall was elected to the Prescott City Council in 1971 and was appointed to the council in 1991 to… Read more »

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