DENVILLE, NJ -- The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (MCMUA) will conduct four Household Hazardous Waste Disposal events in the area. Area residents will be able to drop off household hazardous waste for free on Saturday May 11, June 8, September 14 and October 19.
Acceptable hazardous material that can be dropped off include: pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, oil-based paints, stains, paint thinners and removers, solvents, automotive fluids, lead acid and rechargeable batteries, pool chemicals, darkroom chemicals, aerosol cans (not empty), propane and helium cylinders, small quantities of asbestos (wetted, double bagged and sealed with duct tape -100 pound limit), driveway sealant, roofing tar, fluorescent bulbs, PCB-ballasts, mercury thermometers and switches, household cleaning products, and muriatic acid.
Latex paint is not considered hazardous and will not be accepted. Explosive or highly reactive materials (picric acid or nitro compounds) are also not accepted.
Period of drop off is 9am - 2pm at all locations.
May 11 - Hazardous Waste Drop Off at the Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, 500 West Hanover Avenue, Parsippany
June 8 - Hazardous Waste Drop Off at the County College of Morris, Parking Lot #1, 214A Center Grove Road, Randolph
September 14 - Hazardous Waste Drop Off at the Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, 500 West Hanover Avenue, Parsippany
October 19 - Hazardous Waste Drop Off at the Pequanock Valley Park, Maravin Road, Pompton Plains
This free drop off is for residents only. Businesses are not allowed to attend these drop off events. Questions? Call the MCMUA at 973-829-8006.
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