Registration open for Warren County household hazardous waste collection event
WARREN COUNTY, NY -- Registration has begun for Warren County Department of Public Works’ next FREE household hazardous waste collection event, scheduled for Saturday, August 13th at Queensbury Highway Department.
Warren County residents will be able to safely dispose of materials such as antifreeze, pesticides, paints, household cleaners and fluorescent light bulbs at no cost.
New this year, latex-based paints will be accepted for disposal at this event through the PaintCare program.
In addition, latex and oil-based paints, primer, stains can now be safely disposed of through PaintCare at select retailers year-round. Find local sites here: www.paintcare.org/drop-off-sites/.
The Warren County event collection staff can not accept, munitions, automotive oil, batteries, asbestos, pharmaceuticals, infectious waste or tires.
The August 13th event will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Queensbury Highway Department, 742 Bay Road, Queensbury.
Registration is required. Register online at warrencountyny.gov/residents/waste, by mail or in person at 4028 Main Street Warrensburg, New York, 12885, or by fax at 518-623-2772.
More information about household hazardous waste storage and disposal can be found at warrencountyny.gov/residents/waste-info.