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City of Avondale Public Information Office
Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off EventTakes Place October 29
Residents of Avondale are invited to take part in a FREE Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Event on Saturday , October 29 from 8 a . m . to noon . Items will be collected at Avondale Civic Center Complex at the City Hall North Parking Lot; 11465 W . Civic Center Drive , Avondale ,...... AZ 85323 .
Did you know that some items cannot be collected with your normal trash pickup due to safety concerns? Household Hazardous Waste ( HHW ) is any unwanted household product labeled as flammable , toxic , corrosive , or reactive . Hazardous materials , if not properly disposed of , may have an adverse impact on the environment . Improper disposal of these products in the curbside container can contaminate drinking water , and seriously injure garbage and recycling collection and landfill employees . The Household Hazardous Waste Event is free to residents to ensure safe disposal .
There is no charge; however , residents will be required to provide proof of residency such as a recent city utility bill or driver’s license . This event is for residential hazardous waste only . Commercial waste will not be accepted . Please transport materials in a cardboard box in the trunk or truck bed of vehicles .
Electronics; TVs , cell phones , VCRs , computers
Lawn Chemicals; pesticides , herbicides , fertilizers
Home Repair Chemicals; paint , thinners , solvents , adhesives , aerosols
Automotive Liquids; motor oil , antifreeze , car batteries , gasoline , brake fluid , carburetor cleaners
Passenger Car Tires; up to five tires - no wheels , rims or truck tires
Household Items; batteries , poisons , pool chemicals , fire extinguishers , caulking , charcoal lighters
Art & Hobby Supplies; glues , paints , polyester resin , mineral spirits , linseed oil , sealers
Large or off - road tires
Passenger tires on rims
55 gallon drums of waste
Biological or medical waste
A complete list of items can be found online at
www . avondaleaz . gov/hhw
. For more information call the City of Avondale Public Works Department at 623 - 333 - 4400 .
Avondale , Arizona is a community where people share a deep sense of pride in what has been accomplished and how far we have come . In Avondale , there is strong belief that the blending of a broad spectrum of cultures comes from a true sense of harmony throughout the community . Here , people and businesses are welcomed with open arms and supported in a way that exemplifies a dynamic , intelligent and driven city , ready to take on the future . Avondale is Aspiring . Achieving . Accelerating .
11465 W . Civic Center Drive , Avondale , AZ 85323 · ( 623 ) 333 - 1600 · www . avondaleaz . gov
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