Household Hazardous Waste: Collection Day

Date & Time
Location Venue: Department of Water Resources

Address: 684 Winder Highway Suite 225 Lawrenceville, GA 30045



Free household hazardous waste collection at Department of Water Resources Central Facility! To help protect the environment and ease the burden on Gwinnett residents, the County’s Fiscal and Solid Waste Management Division, Department of Water Resources, and Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful are partnering to host the County’s first household hazardous waste recycling event on August 11 from 9:00am to noon at the Department of Water Resources Central Facility, located at 684 Winder Highway in LawrencevilleGwinnett residents can drop off five containers each of household hazardous waste for free.

The event is limited to Gwinnett residents and proof of residency may be required.

This is the complete list of what will be accepted at the HHW event:

Aerosol/spray pesticides
Automotive products (engine degreaser, brake fluid, transmission fluid, antifreeze, etc.)
Cleaners, corrosives, spot removers, acids and bases
Aerosol/spray paint
Auto batteries
Batteries (household and rechargeable)
Chlorinated solvents
Cooking oil and grease
Fire extinguishers
Flammables (lighter fluid and waste fuels (kerosene, gasoline, diesel fuel, etc.)
Fluorescent bulbs and ballasts
Latex and water based paints
Lawn care products
Mercury salts and elemental mercury thermometers
Oil based paint and stains
Propane cylinders
Solvents and varnishes
Thermostats and other mercury containing items
Thinners and paint strippers
Weed killer
Wood preservatives


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