Accepted Hazardous Household Waste Items

Acceptable Items
The following items are accepted at Montgomery County household hazardous waste collection events:
  • Acids, caustics, solvents
  • Adhesives/solvents
  • Antifreeze
  • Asphalt sealers
  • Automotive products
  • Carburetor cleaners
  • Caulking compounds
  • Drain/oven cleaners
  • Driveway Sealer
  • Dry cleaning fluid
  • Flammables
  • Fertilizer
  • Fluorescent bulbs
  • Formalin
  • Fuel additives
  • Furniture stripper and finisher
  • Gasoline
  • Grease and rust solvents
  • Herbicide (weed killers)
  • Household products
  • Joint compound
  • Kerosene
  • Lead
  • Lead acid batteries
  • Loose mercury
  • Mercury car switches
  • Miscellaneous
  • Mothballs/flakes
  • Motor oil
  • Oil-based paint
  • Organic peroxide
  • Other mercury bearing items
  • Outdoor products
  • Oxidizers
  • Paint products
  • Paint thinner
  • Pepper Spray
  • Pesticides
  • Propane cylinders (20lb or less)
  •  Reactives
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Rodent poison
  • Roof cements
  • Rug cleaners
  • Septic tank degreaser
  • Shellac
  • Spot removers
  • Stains and varnish
  • Swimming pool chemicals
  • Thermometers
  • Thermostats
  • Toilet bowl cleaners
  • Transmission/brake fluid
  • Turpentine
  • Wallpaper cement
  • Wood and metal cleaners

Not-Acceptable Items
Select a material to view proper disposal information: