PARSIPPANY, NJ -- The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (MCMUA) will conduct the final Household Hazardous Waste Disposal event on Saturday October 19. at the Pequannock Valley Park, Maravin Road, Pompton Plains.
During this event, area residents will be able to drop off household hazardous waste for free.
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, and 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, 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.
Times of drop off are 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Please note that this free drop off is for residents only. Businesses are not allowed to attend these drop off events. Questions? Call the MUA at 973-829-8006
Sign up for our FREE daily eNews.