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Discard Your Old Paint, Chemicals and Other Household Hazardous Waste this Weekend!

Albuquerque New Mexico solid wasteAlbuquerque, NM  – A free Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event will take place from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Saturday, April 22 at Advanced Chemical Transport located at 6137 Edith Blvd NE.

 

Residents of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County are encouraged to bring their household hazardous waste on this drop-off day. Examples of household hazardous waste include those items that can burn easily (flammable), corrode or irritate the skin (corrosive), or poison humans and animals (toxic).

 

Sponsored by the City of Albuquerque’s Department of Municipal Development, Engineering Division; Solid Waste Management Department, Keep Albuquerque Beautiful; Bernalillo County and Advanced Chemical Transport (ACT).

 

 

 

Accepted Items:

Paint

Automotive Oil

Antifreeze

Gasoline

Cleaning Supplies

Finishes & Stains

Aerosols

Pesticides/Herbicides

Poisons

Corrosives/Photo graphics

Batteries of all types

Fertilizers

Pool Chemicals

Fluorescent Light Bulbs

Mercury

 

Items Not Accepted:

Cylinders

Fire Extinguishers

Appliances (Stoves, Refrigerators, etc.)

Metals

Paper

Needles/Medical Waste

Medications

Computers

Televisions/Stereos/Electronics

Asbestos

Ammunition/Gunpowder/Explosives

Radioactive Materials (including smoke detectors)

 

 

 

For more information about HHW call 311, TTY 711, or visit cabq.gov

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