Household Hazardous Waste Day

The City of Middleburg Heights Public Service Department held its spring Household Hazardous Waste Day on April 16th. Residents dropped off items ranging from paint to pesticides to fluorescent bulbs at the city’s Service Center on Engle Road. The city will see to their proper disposal. The next drop-off day will be held Monday, September 17.

2012-HHWR-004

Household Materials Accepted
Oil or Solvent-based Paint, Sealers, Primers, or Coatings (Aerosols or Liquids)
Varnishes, Polyurethanes, Shellacs
Paint Thinner, Mineral Spirits, Turpentine
Pesticides, Herbicides, Fungicides
Caustic Household Cleaners
Pool Chemicals
Automotive Fluids, Motor Oil, Car Batteries
Adhesives, Roof Tar, Driveway Sealer
Kerosene, Gasoline, Lighter Fluid
Mercury, Fluorescent Bulbs

Materials NOT Accepted
Latex Paint
Explosives, Gun Powder, Ammunition, Flares
Medical Waste, Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, Sharps
Radioactive Waste (i.e. Smoke Detectors)
Tires
Electronics, Appliances