Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

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Peoria provides "by appointment" household hazardous waste collection for residents with residential solid waste services. We will come to your home and collect the hazardous waste material. Please follow the steps below to schedule a hazardous waste collection from your home and in preparing your material for collection.

Upcoming Schedule

 Appointment Scheduling Opens  Collection Date
 January 14, 2019  February 4-22
 April 1, 2019  April 22-May 10
 September 9, 2019  September 30-October 17

 

Please follow these steps when requesting a hazardous waste collection from your home.

STEP 1

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 (623) 773-7836.

 

 STEP 2

You will receive a confirmation email or phone call from the City with your appointment collection date. We have limited the number of appointments per event, if you need to reschedule your appointment please call (623) 773-7836 at least 24 hours before your collection date.

 

STEP 3

Set your items out for collection by 6 a.m. on your scheduled collection day. All containers must be properly labeled, sealed and placed outside by your carport or garage.

DO NOT PLACE HAZARDOUS WASTE MATERIAL BY THE SIDE WALK OR CURBSIDE.

 

We DO NOT accept Latex Paint.  For disposal options please refer to the Questions and Answers below. 

HHW HOME COLLECTION REQUEST FORM

We will be accepting appointments starting January 14, 2019 for the February collection.

Please take a moment to complete the household hazardous waste survey.

Acceptable Items:
 Household Automotive 
Household Chemicals Marked Dangerous Auto Batteries
Paint Thinners Gasoline - Limit 5 gallons per household
Pesticides / Insecticides Motor Oil - Limit 5 gallons per household
Oil based Paint - Limit 5 gallons per household Antifreeze - Limit 5 gallons per household
Rechargeable Batteries  
Items We Can't Accept:

Ammunition, Appliances, Electronics, Radioactive Materials, Explosives, Medical Waste, Prescription Drugs, Sharps, Commercial Waste, Latex Paint, Tires.

How do I dispose of...

Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • How do I dispose of ammunition?

  • How do I dispose of appliances?

  • How do I dispose of batteries?

  • How do I dispose of electronics?

  • How do I dispose of explosives?

  • How do I dispose of latex paint?

  • How do I dispose of prescription drugs?

  • How do I dispose of radioactive materials?

  • How do I dispose of sharps or syringes?

  • How do I dispose of tires?

  • Is it ok to pour grease down the drain as long as I use the garbage disposal?

  • Is it ok to pour grease down the drain as long as I chase it down with dish soap?

  • Is it ok to pour grease down the drain as long as I run hot water?

  • Is it ok to pour grease down the drain as long as it is a liquid at room temperature?

  • Is it ok to pour grease down the drain as long as I flush it down the toilet?