Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling

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Household Hazardous Waste Materials are not accepted in bulk trash collection or in your regular garbage service collection.

The City of Weston and Broward County host annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection and Electronic Recycling Events within the City of Weston each year.

Dates for 2019 Collection Events at the Weston Public Works Services Center, 2599 South Post Road, Weston

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HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS
WASTE DISPOSAL & ELECTRONICS
COLLECTION EVENT

 

  • Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 9AM - 3PM
  • Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 9AM - 3PM

 

Put aside items that cannot be placed into the trash or put out for bulk pickup, and bring them to the annual FREE Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection event and they will be recycled or disposed of properly without harming the environment. Simply pull up and drop off your items.

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Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) refers to used or leftover contents of consumer products that contain chemicals with one of the four characteristics: Toxic, Ignitable, Corrosive, or Reactive as defined by the Environmental Protection Agency.

What items are being accepted?  Oil and latex paints and thinners, used motor oil, auto fluids and gasoline solvents, pesticides, fertilizers, pool chemicals, drain cleaners, tires, mercury, rechargeable & automobile batteries and electronics such as computers and televisions will be accepted.

 ITEMS THAT ARE ACCEPTED:

Aerosol products
Ammonia
Ammunition
Antifreeze
Auto fluids
Auto batteries
Boat batteries
Boat fluids
Charcoal starter
Compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs)
Drain cleaners
Fertilizer
Fire extinguishers

Fireworks
Flares
Fluorescent tubes
Gasoline
Herbicides
Household cleansers
Insecticide
Kerosene
Lawn chemicals
Lighter fluid
Mercury thermometers
Motor oil
Nail polish& remover
Paint

Pesticides
Photo chemicals
Pool chemicals
Propane tanks
Rechargeable batteries
Rust remover
Solvents
Spot remover
Tires*
Turpentine
Weed killer
Wood stain
Wood stripper

*maximum of 5 tires accepted per load with rims less than 25 inches in diameter

YOU MAY ALSO DROP OFF THE FOLLOWING ELECTRONICS: Answering machines, computer cables, cell phones, computers (including laptops), copiers, DVD and VCR players, fax machines, flash and hard drives, keyboards/mice, monitors, pagers, print cartridges, printers, radios, routers, satellite/cable boxes, scanners, speakers/stereos, telephones, televisions, wires

ITEMS THAT ARE NOT ACCEPTED:

Business-and government-generated waste, explosives, biohazardous waste, appliances, microwave ovens.

Containers may not exceed five gallons; limit 25 gallons per visit.

In addition to the annual collection events, Weston residents can also dispose of Household Hazardous Waste items throughout the year at collection sites operated by Broward County. 

Visit Broward County Solid Waste and Recycling Services online for more information.


Electronics Recycling for Broward County Residents

Information on drop off stations operated by Broward County for the recycling of electronics

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