2016 UC Household Hazardous Waste Day

Posted by Melody Tuesday, April 19, 2016 1:27:00 PM

Union County Public Works is hosting the 2016 Household Hazardous Waste day on Saturday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Church Street parking lot in downtown Monroe.  

Union County residents may drop off the following items:

  • Household Hazardous Waste (HHW): paints, solvents, herbicides, pesticides, insecticides, cleaners, household chemicals, household batteries, cooking oil, grease and fluorescent bulbs.
  • Latex paint: must be less than 3 years old.  * Containers must be at least half full.  * All cans must have secure lids.  *No leaky or rusted cans accepted. * Paint must not have any solidification.  *Cans may be rejected.
  • Tires: off the rim, limit 10.
  • Batteries: lead-acid batteries
  • Motor Oil & Filters: limit 5 gallons
  • Paper Shredding Service: shred your personal and financial documents. ** Limit 5 boxes
  • Electronics: computers, laptops, printers, VCRs, mobile phones, TVs, microwaves, vacuums, electronic games, anything with an electronic motor, plug or computer chip.

Call Union County Public Works for additional information at 704-296-4210.