– March 19, 2011Posted in: Stories
The Wayne County Department of Public Services will host a free household hazardous waste collection event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Wayne County Community College District’s Western Campus, 9555 Haggerty Road in Belleville.
It is open to all Wayne County residents.
Residents will be able to dispose of items such as household paints, stains, and dyes, floor care products such as wax and carpet cleaner, furniture polish, bathroom cleaners, stain removers, solvents, non-controlled pharmaceutical waste, nail polish, glue, fertilizer, lawn and garden chemicals, pesticides, antifreeze, motor oil, gasoline, propane tanks, automotive and dry cell batteries, fluorescent bulbs, fire extinguishers, smoke detectors, mercury thermometers, thermostats, and elemental mercury.
Electronics such as computer central processing units, monitors, printers, scanners, keyboards and mice, as well as cell phones, fax machines, copiers and televisions, can be donated for recycling.
For more information on the event or how to dispose of items not accepted, contact the Wayne County Department of Public Service at (734) 326-3936.