Products containing mercury are collected free of charge at all of the District facilities during their regular business hours. This includes watch batteries, hearing aid batteries, thermometers, barometers, fluorescent bulbs and neon bulbs.
Other Hazardous Wastes are collected four times a year, free of charge, for ALL island residents.
Motor oil, oil based paints, stains, thinners and other hazardous waste are accepted. ( Latex paint NOT excepted! open cover, spread paint out and dry or purchase "krud" paint hardener at many local Island Hardware stores. After latex paint is a solid then dispose in regular waste stream)
Saturday May 20, 2017, from 9:00am to 12:00 noon.
July 15, 2017, from 9:00am to 12:00 noon.
September 9, 2017, from 9:00am to 12:00 noon.
November 18, 2017, from 9:00am to 12:00 noon.
Commercial accounts may use the Hazardous Waste Collection Service for a fee. Commercial accounts must call in advance for pricing and scheduling. For questions call the Refuse District at (508) 627-4501