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Posted on: March 5, 2021

2021 Household Hazardous Waste Event Is April 24th From 8 AM to Noon

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Public Service Announcement

City of Watertown 

Solid Waste Department

 

Spring 2021

Household Hazardous Waste Event

 

Wastewater Treatment Facility

West of the Watertown Mall

on Jenson Avenue

  

Saturday April 24rd from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

 

This is an opportunity for area residents to dispose of unwanted residential hazardous items free of charge in an

environmentally friendly manner.  This event is for the disposal of residential hazardous waste only.  Commercial

 or industrial waste is not accepted.

 

Bring any products labeled:   

           Caution                                    Pesticide                      Danger                                                                               

           Flammable                               Combustible                Poison

           Corrosive                                  Reactive                      Warning

           Toxic                                        Mercury

                                    

Examples of ACCEPTABLE ITEMS:           

            Aerosols                                  Oven Cleaners             Mercury/Products Containing Mercury

            Bathroom/Drain Cleaners       Fluorescent Bulbs       Compact Fluorescent Bulbs                

            Fuels (Gasoline & Kerosene)  Degreasers                   Auto Repair Products 

            Weed Killers                           Pool Chemicals           Bug & Rodent Sprays & Killers

            Oil Based Paints                     Roofing Tars               Oil Based Products

            Wood Preservatives                Spot Removers            Disinfectants                                       

            Concrete Cleaners                   Mothballs                    Lithium & NiCad Batteries

 

Examples of UNACCEPTABLE ITEMS:

         Commercial Waste                   Medical Waste               Computer Equipment            

         Industrial Waste                        Radioactive Waste         TVs - VCRs

         Explosives                                 Used Oil                         Copiers, Phones and Faxes   

         Latex Paint                                Used Antifreeze             Printers and Scanners

         Asbestos                                    Ammunition                  Video Game Systems

         Lead Acid (car) Batteries          Tires                               Household Batteries         

                        

Please help preserve the environment and your landfill by taking the time to attend this event and dispose of your

residential hazardous wastes for free!

 

General information regarding the Landfill including location, hours of operation and rates is located on the City’s

website at www.watertownsd.us or by calling the Landfill at (605) 882-6219.

 

Thank you,

The Watertown Regional Landfill Staff

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