Household Hazardous Waste - Accepted / Non-Accepted Items

Examples of Household Hazardous Waste

Household hazardous waste includes items from the following common household areas and will be accepted during specified hazardous waste collection days.
  • Garage: Gasoline, auto care products, oil-based paints or alkyd paints, stains, thinners, spray paints, etc.
  • Garden: Insect killer weed killer, fungicides (rose dust), chemical fertilizers, garden lime, etc.
  • Household: Cleaners, polishes, mercury thermometers, pet care products, pool chemicals, etc.

Items Not


Items that will not be accepted during specified hazardous waste collection days include:
  • Electronics: Norwalk residents only bring items to the Norwalk Transfer Station
  • Motor Oil & Antifreeze -Norwalk residents only -bring to Norwalk Transfer Station
  • Medical and biological waste
  • Radioactive material
  • CFLS/Fluorescent Bulbs: Unbroken Bulbs can be disposed at Home Depot
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