Household Hazardous Waste Collection 5.18.19

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION

–For Residents & Small Businesses of

Saturday May 18, 2019 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Bennington Transfer Station 904 Houghton Lane Bennington, VT 05201    

Arlington, Bennington, Dorset, Glastenbury, Manchester, Pownal, Rupert, Sandgate, Searsburg, Shaftsbury, Stamford, Sunderland and Woodford

The collection is free for residents. Proof of residency will be required. Small businesses must pre-register and prepay for the amount delivered by May 3, 2019.

WHAT TO BRING: Any substance with labels that say CAUSTIC, TOXIC, CORROSIVE, POISON, FLAMMABLE, DANGER, WARNING, CAUTION, USE IN AN OPEN ENVIRONMENT. Examples include:

Cleaners (Drain, Bathroom, Toilet, Oven, Carpet, Upholstery), Bleach, Disinfectants Oil Based & Latex Paint, Lead Based Paint Gasoline, Kerosene
Glues, Adhesives, Resins Stains, Varnishes, Turpentine, Shellac Antifreeze, Brake, Transmission, Radiator, Wiper Fluids
Floor, Metal, Furniture Polishes Wood Preservatives, Fillers, Putty, Adhesives Engine Degreaser, Cleaners
Hobby/Art Supplies, Photo Chemicals Paint Stripper, Thinner, Solvents Car Cleaners, Wax, Polishes
Mercury Items, Including Switches, Thermometers, Thermostats, Fluorescent Tubes And Compact Fluorescent Lamps Acids, Alcohol, Lighter Fluid Pool chemicals Pesticides, Insect Sprays, No-Pest Strips, Flea and Tick Control
Nail Polish or Remover, Perfume, Hairsprays and Aerosols, Air Fresheners Roofing tar, Creosote Herbicides, Fungicides, Fertilizers
Alkaline and Rechargeable Batteries, Auto And Mower Batteries Creosote, Asphalt, Driveway Sealer Muriatic Acid, Naphtha, Camphor, Mothballs

WE WILL ALSO BE ACCEPTING BOTH PRESCRIPTION AND OVER-THE COUNTER DRUGS INCLUDING LIQUIDS UP TO 4 OUNCES.

Televisions and computers are accepted at the transfer station during normal hours free of charge.  Other items such as used motor oil, propane tanks, bulky items, scrap metal, or appliances are accepted for a fee at the transfer station during regular hours.

What Not to Bring: Sharps (i.e., needles), dried and hardened latex paint, radioactive materials, smoke & carbon monoxide detectors, or explosives (ammunition & fireworks).

Sponsored By the Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance, the Town of Bennington, Casella Waste Management, the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, the Bennington Police Department, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center For more information or to pre-register a business contact Joe Gay at John.Gay@casella.com

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