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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Information about household hazardous waste collection.

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 24, 2020
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

Balloon Fiesta Park, East Parking Lot
5000 Balloon Fiesta Parkway NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113

Description

City of Albuquerque’s Department of Municipal Development, Engineering Division; Solid Waste Management Department; Bernalillo County, and Advanced Chemical Transport (ACT) are sponsoring a free household hazardous waste collection event. Residents of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County are encouraged to bring their household hazardous waste on this drop-off day.

IMPORTANT: All participants must fill out the participant form and bring the attached completed form with you to the event. This is a necessary requirement to participate. This event will promote COVID-19 safe practices. Please make sure to wear a mask and stay in your vehicle at all times.

Examples of household hazardous waste include those items that can burn easily (flammable), corrode or irritate the skin (corrosive), or poison humans and animals (toxic).
 
Accepted Items:
Paint
Automotive Oil
Antifreeze
Gasoline
Cleaning Supplies
Finishes & Stains
Aerosols
Pesticides/Herbicides
Poisons
Corrosives/Photo graphics
Batteries of all types
Fertilizers
Pool Chemicals
Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Mercury

Items Not Accepted:
Cylinders
Fire Extinguishers
Appliances (Stoves, Refrigerators, etc.)
Metals
Paper
Needles/Medical Waste
Medications
Computers
Televisions/Stereos/Electronics
Asbestos
Ammunition/Gunpowder/Explosives
Radioactive Materials (including smoke detectors)

 

Price

Free
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Photo pre-COVID19.

Contact

Mila Romero
505-761-8167