Household Hazardous Waste Event 9.12.2020

Household Hazardous Waste Event September 12, 2020

The Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance, of which the Town of Arlington is a member, will hold a household hazardous waste event on September 12, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The event will be held  the Dorset School, located at 130 School Dr, Dorset, VT 05251.

Residents are encouraged to drop off substances at this event rather than disposing of them down drains or in trash to protect the town water supply.

Items to bring include but are not limited to: Drain cleaner, floor cleaner, oven cleaner, toilet cleaner, rug and upholstery cleaners, furniture or metal polish, bleach, ammonia, disinfectants, air fresheners, photography chemicals, chemistry sets, moth balls, naphtha, camphor, nail polish remover, perfume, alcohol, appliances with Freon, gasoline, kerosene, antifreeze, wiper fluid, brake or transmission fluid, engine degreaser, carburetor cleaner, radiator flusher, car wax/polish, driveway sealant, oil-based paint, stains, varnishes, linseed oil, fillers, putty, adhesives, resins, solvents, rust treatments, acids, hydrogen peroxide, roofing tar, tar remover, creosote, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, other poisons, chemical fertilizers, pool chemicals, septic system additives, animal repellants, no-pest strips, flea control products, mercury items, such as thermometers and some thermostats.

Contact Michael Batcher at, or (802) 442- 0713 x2 if you have questions, or the Arlington Town Administrator’s office at 802-379-9916.

More information is available at the BCSWA website here:

Nick Zaiac

Town Administrator

Arlington, Vermont


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