Household Hazardous Waste

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.

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. GASOLINE
  10. CAR BATTERIES
  11. 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)
  12. MERCURY THERMOMETERS, THERMOSTATS 
  13. PESTICIDES & HERBICIDES
  14. FLUORESCENT & HIGH INTENSITY DISCHARGE (HID) BULBS AND LAMPS
  15. 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
  • Brady Higgs
  • Solid Waste Superintendent
  • Transfer Station

    2800 Sundog Ranch Rd

  • 928-777-1116

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