Household Hazardous Waste

Metro Recycling & Disposal

Many products used in our homes and yards contain chemicals that are harmful to our personal health and the environment. It is important to dispose of these products properly. Metro has convenient hazardous waste collection centers and neighborhood collection events. Products collected by Metro will be recycled or disposed of properly and safely.

Common items for disposal

  • Aerosols
  • Batteries
  • Fluorescent bulbs
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Household cleaners and disinfectants
  • Motor oil and antifreeze
  • Paints and stains
  • Pesticides and poisons
  • Pool and spa chemicals
  • Sharps (medical syringes)
  • Thermometers
  • Thinners and solvents

Collection facilities