Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

What to bring/What not to bring |More information |Materials for Download

Saturday, April 12, 2014
9 am to 3 pm

Provo Towne Centre Mall

Agencies across the county will come together again to take your old or unused household chemicals and properly dispose of them so they don't pollute our environment.

Please - household waste only in containers less than 5 gallons -- no commercial waste.

What to Bring   What NOT to Bring
  • Medications
  • Electronics (e-waste) -- 2 sets per vehicle (NO commerical)
  • Gasoline/Fuels
  • Antifreeze
  • Solvents/Thinners
  • All-purpose cleaners
  • Aerosol cans
  • Pesticides/Herbicides
  • Glues/Adhesives
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Mercury thermometers
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Smoke detectors
  • Electronics
  • Paints/Stains*
  • Motor Oil/Lubricants*
  • Glass bottles and jars
 
  • Containers over 5 gallons in size
  • Ammunition
  • Explosives
  • Compressed gas tanks / propane tanks
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Asbestos materials
  • PCB-related materials
  • Medical or biological waste
  • Radioactive waste
  • Business or commercial waste
  • Construction or demolition materials
  • Tires*
  • Unknown or unlabeled substances
* Click here for other disposal options
     
How to pack your wastes:
Do not mix wastes. If possible, leave materials in original containers with labels intact, or mark containers if labels are missing. Be sure all containers are capped or sealed. Containers must be deposited with waste materials, they cannot be returned. Transport in a cardboard box lined with newspaper.
Materials for Download:

Printable Flyers/Posters
Color Poster, 11 x 17

Color poster/flyer, 8.5 x 11 (PDF, JPG)
Black & White Poster, 8.5 x 11
Flyers, 4-up, black and white
Payroll stuffers, 3-up, black & white

High Resolution Ads for newsletters, etc.,
Quarter page: black & white, JPG
Full page: color, JPG

Color ad for web page

QR Code for direct web link

For more information:
North Pointe Solid Waste Special Service District: www.UtahCountyGarbage.org 801-225-8538
South Utah Valley Solid Waste District: www.suvswd.org 801-489-3027
Utah County Health Department, Division of Environmental Health: www.UtahCountyHealth.org 801-851-7525
Other Disposal Options:
Recycling used oil: Many oil change shops or auto parts stores (such as AutoZone, Checker and Jiffy Lubes, Walmart and others) accept up to 5 gallons of non-contaminated oil free of charge.
Batteries, tires: Solid Waste Districts (see For More Information above)
Old electronics, tvs, etc.: Solid Waste Districts (see For More Information above)
Usable paint, building supplies, metal, operating appliances: Habitat for Humanity
(801-344-8527 or www.habitatuc.org)
Medications: www.UseOnlyAsDirected.org
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