Household Hazardous Waste

Information and scheduled events

Common Household Hazardous Wastes


The annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection day is held the first Saturday of October each year at the following locations:  Weaverville transfer station and the Hayfork Library parking lot.

This year the events are scheduled for Oct 6, 9am to 2pm.

Hazardous Waste Collection Day flyer [PDF]

BRING THESE ITEMS FOR DISPOSAL AT THE EVENT: Pesticides - Household cleaners - Ammonia - Disinfectants - Mercury - Poisons - Boric acid - Glues and adhesives - Herbicides - Cleaning fluids - Aerosol cans - antifreeze, and other automotive products - Paints - Thinners - Photographic chemicals - Gasoline & other fuels

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED AT THE COLLECTION EVENTS: Explosives - Radioactive Materials - Medical Wastes - Agricultural Waste - Large or Small Appliances - Electronic Waste - Tires or Trash