2021 SCISWA HHM COLLECTION EVENT SHEDULE 

Pella: Saturday April 17th

Chariton: Wednesday May 5th

Grinnell: Saturday May 22nd

Knoxville: Wednesday June 9th

Pleasantville: Saturday October 9th

Melcher-Dallas: Saturday October 23rd

HHM Collection Events provide free disposal of household hazardous materials to residents of Lucas, Marion, Monroe and Poweshiek counties. Waste from schools & businesses, including farms, will NOT be accepted without prior approval.  For more information about HHM or how to make a disposal appointment at the SCISWA Landfill and Transfer Station drop-off locations click here.

 

ACCEPTED

Aerosol cleaners, paints

Ammonia-based cleaners

Antifreeze

Batteries (only rechargeable)

Fertilizers

Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs)

Oil-based and lead-based paints

Stains, Varnishes

Metal polishes, rust removers

Thermometers (mercury)

Thermostats (mercury)

Pesticides

Petroleum adhesives

Sharps or needles.  Must be contained in detergent bottles or sharps containers (not milk jugs or pop bottles). Lids must also be taped.

 

NOT ACCEPTED

Ammunition

Asbestos

Electronics

Explosives

Fire extinguishers

Latex paint

Medications

Propane tanks, cylinders

Radioactive materials