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Annual Household Hazardous and Electronic Waste Roundup returns Sept. 10 at Centrefire Place

Dispose of household hazardous waste and electronic waste safely, efficiently and at no cost at the annual Household Hazardous and Electronic Waste Roundup. The event is taking place at the Centerfire Place parking lot on Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

What is household hazardous waste?

Household hazardous waste contains chemicals that are harmful to the environment if not disposed of properly. Common types of household hazardous waste are:

  • cleaning products
  • gardening and pest control products
  • beauty products
  • paint
  • automotive products
  • batteries

 

What is electronic waste?

Electronic waste contains heavy metals that are harmful to the environment if not disposed of properly. Common types of household electronic waste are:

  • small home appliances
  • audio and video equipment
  • cell phones and other wireless devices
  • gaming equipment
  • toys
  • computers and laptops

A full list of common household hazardous and electronic waste is available here.

Take household hazardous and electronic waste to landfill

Household hazardous and electronic waste can be taken to the landfill for disposal, year-round and free of charge. These items must be disposed of properly and cannot be placed out for curbside collection.

This program is sponsored by the Alberta Recycling Management Authority. Find out more about Alberta Recycling at albertarecycling.ca.

For more information about the roundup, visit rmwb.ca/hhw or contact Pulse.

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