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HSV sanitary crews encourage residents to properly dispose hazardous waste

Solid Waste Disposal Authority hosted its 'Community Collection Event' at the new Household Hazardous Waste Facility.
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Huntsville sanitary crews urge residents to keep the environment clean by disposing hazardous waste properly.

They hosted their 'Community Collection Event' Saturday at the new Household Hazardous Waste Facility. It's located at 1055 A Cleaner Way.

The facility opened last year in April. Crews collected old electronics, wires, and batteries.

If you missed Saturday's collection, the center is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Acceptable household hazardous waste include:

Oil or water based paints

Paint remover

Car batteries

Transmission fluid

Brake fluid

Weed killers


Herbicides, pesticides, and fungicides

Oven cleaners

Toilet cleaners

Floor and furniture polishers



Cell Phones


Pool Chemicals

Household batteries

Click here for a complete list of acceptable items.

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