Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

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HHWwebPeoria 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 16, 2018  February 5- 23
 April 9, 2018  May 30 - June 18

 

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 form 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.

 

HHW HOME COLLECTION REQUEST FORM

We will be accepting appointments starting January 16, 2018 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.

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