New Orleans Hazardous Materials Collection Day | May 2015

New Orleans Hazardous Materials Collection Day

New Orleans Hazardous Materials Collection Day

Orleans Parish residents: You have an opportunity on May 9th to get rid of the hazardous materials that may be hanging around your house or garage at the next New Orleans Hazardous Materials Collection Day.

The City of New Orleans Department of Sanitation will be holding a household hazardous materials collection day on May 9, 2015 from 8am until 1pm for parish residents only.

With a valid driver’s license or brake tag, you can drop off the following items:

  • Pesticides
  • Garden chemicals
  • Muriatic acid
  • Aerosols
  • Household cleaners
  • Antifreeze
  • Paint, latex and oil based (The Green Project is part of this collection day, so they will hopefully be able to reuse any paint collected)
  • Paint thinner, varnish
  • Grout
  • Oil, gasoline
  • Drano, bleach
  • Flammable liquids
  • Mercury devices
  • Pool shock
  • Auto batteries

Not being accepted:

  • Explosives
  • Radioactive materials
  • Medical waste
  • Asbestos
  • Glass
  • Hazardous waste from businesses or schools

Drop off point:

2829 Elysian Fields Avenue, New Orleans

For more information, call 311.

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