Household Hazardous Waste

The City of Prescott Solid Waste Division offers residents the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted household hazardous waste (HHW) with its home collection service. Residents can sign up online for the service during the dates listed below.

There is a 20-gallon limit on latex paint. There is a 5-gallon limit on oil-based paint, oil, gasoline, antifreeze and other automotive liquids. No single container may be larger than 5-gallons. All items should be in their original containers and must be clearly marked to identify their contents.

IMPORTANT: Registration will be on a first-come, first-service basis. Collection is for residents with the City of Prescott’s residential solid waste services.

  • Appointment Scheduling Opens: February 10, 2020
  • Open Collection Date:  Collection begins Monday March 2nd and continues through late March.

To schedule an appointment requesting a hazardous waste home collection service please follow these steps:

Complete the HHW Home Collection Request Form and let us know what type of waste you wish to have picked up from your home. You can also request an HHW appointment by calling 928-777-1116.
You will receive a confirmation email or phone call from the City with your appointment collection date.
Set your items out for collection by 6 a.m. on your scheduled collection day.
All containers must be properly labeled.
  • Unacceptable Waste Products

    • Biological/Medical Waste • Tires • Ammunition • Leaking Containers • Appliances • Radioactive Materials • Commercial Chemicals (for business use)
  • From your house

    • Aerosol Cans • Ammonia • Cleaners and Spot Removers • NiCad Batteries • Photo Chemicals and Chemistry Sets • Oven Cleaners • Bleaches • Drain Cleaners • Fire Extinguishers • CFL and Fluorescent Light Bulbs

    From your garage (Containers will not be returned)

    • Car Batteries • Engine Degreasers • All Engine Fluids (5 gallon limit) • Gasoline (5 gallon limit) • Kerosene (5 gallon limit)

    From your yard

    • Insecticides, Weed Killers and Poisons • Pesticides • Fertilizer • Herbicides • Rodent Killers • Swimming Pool Chemicals

    From your workbench

    • Latex Paint (20 gallon limit) • Oil-based Paint (5 gallon limit) • Adhesives • Hobby Supplies • Sealers • Solvents • Rust Preventatives • Spray Paint • Stain Thinners and Strippers

By SUBMIT you agree to the City's Hold Harmless Agreement:

The undersigned, does, on behalf of themselves, family members and their estate agree to indemnify and hold harmless the City of Prescott, and its agents, officers, officials and employees, from and against all claims, damages, losses and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and court costs, arising out of any injury, sickness or disease which may occur as a result of this activity.

For additional information, please contact the City of Prescott Solid Waste Department at 928-777-1116.

  • Appointment Scheduling Opens: February 10, 2020
  • Appointment Scheduling Closes: March 2, 2020 or until filled


  • Solid Waste
  • Solid Waste Admin
  • Transfer Station

    2800 Sundog Ranch Rd

  • 928-777-1116


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