Household Hazardous Waste - Drop Off Day
A “SafeChem” Collection
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Cascade Fire Station, 2990 Buttrick Ave SE., Cascade, MI
For: Households/Residents in Kent County
This is an opportunity to safely remove and dispose of unwanted hazardous materials from your home. It is for households in Kent County only, not businesses.
oil-based paint & thinner, fertilizers, pool & photo chemicals, bug spray & weed killer, fluorescent tubes & CFL bulbs, cleaning products, fire extinguishers, gasoline, antifreeze, motor oil, mercury thermostat & thermometer, aerosol cans
DO NOT BRING:
latex paint, alkaline batteries, medication, needles, fireworks, ammunition, propane, tires, containers larger than 5-gallons, business & non-Kent County wastes
: Up to 6 boxes per resident. No containers larger than 5 gallons. COVID Social Distancing and mask protocols in place.
Keep “like” containers together. Do not mix the waste with other materials. Maintain labeling so it can be clearly seen. Any leaking or potentially dangerous chemicals should be placed in a bucket for secondary containment. It is recommended to place all items upright in a lined box and/or a plastic tote. You may transport vehicle fluids (oil, gas, antifreeze) in original/approved containers as fluids can be bulked and containers returned to resident.
Please call Kent County Department of Public Works for additional information or for directions on large loads (greater than 6 boxes), items larger than a 5-gallon bucket. They can be reached at 616-632-7941 or at firstname.lastname@example.org