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Anderson County Household Hazardous Waste Collection – Saturday April 4 2009

Anderson County Solid Waste has announced the state-sponsored household hazardous waste collection event for 2009. Anyone interested in volunteering to take surveys or assist the State’s contractor in sorting materials should contact Geoff Trabalka by e-mail at gtrabalka@andersontn.org or phone at (865) 463-6845.

ANDERSON COUNTY
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE
COLLECTION EVENT

Household Hazardous Waste is anything generated in the household that has a hazardous property. A material is hazardous if it is flammable, corrosive, toxic, or reactive with heat or contact with metals.

We will accept:
HOUSEHOLD CLEANERS: DRAIN OPENERS, POLISHERS, DISINFECTANTS
HOME IMPROVEMENT / MAINTENANCE: OIL-BASED PAINT, ADHESIVES, STRIPPERS, THINNERS, REMOVERS
HOME LAWN AND GARDEN: HERBICIDES, PESTICIDES, POISONS, FUNGICIDES, WOOD PRESERVATIVES
AUTOMOTIVE FLUIDS: OIL& FUEL ADDITIVES, STARTER FLUIDS, SOLVENTS, CLEANERS, REFRIGERANTS, COOLANTS, FUEL
MISCELLANEOUS SUPPLIES: RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES, PHOTO PROCESSING CHEMICALS, POOL CHEMICALS, MEDICINES / DRUGS, AEROSOLS / COMPRESSED GAS, CHEMISTRY SET CHEMICALS, COMPUTERS & RELATED EQUIPMENT

PLEASE DO NOT BRING:
LATEX (WATER-BASED) PAINT, ALKALINE BATTERIES, MEDICAL & INFECTIOUS WASTE, EXPLOSIVES / AMMUNITION, RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS (including smoke detectors), ANY EMPTY CONTAINERS
AUTOMOTIVE OIL, LEAD ACID BATTERIES

NO COMMERCIAL & AGRI-BUSINESS MATERIALS

SATURDAY
APRIL 4, 2009
9 am TO 2 pm
OAK RIDGE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
100 WOODBURY LN. (Behind K-Mart)
OAK RIDGE

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL:
ANDERSON COUNTY SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
463-6845

SPONSORED BY:
ANDERSON COUNTY SOLID WASTE MGT. and the
TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND CONSERVATION

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