Household Hazardous Waste Collections

Jun 10 2017 - Jun 10 2017
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The JB Green Team announced that the Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collections will be held on
Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 9 AM to 1 PM at the Fort Steuben Mall in Steubenville.
Proof of residency is required for collections.
No HHW materials can be accepted from businesses or industries under the strict rules of the OHIO EPA.

Residents from Jefferson County can bring the following clearly and properly labeled items to this event:

*Household Cleaners – bleach, ammonia, carpet cleaner, oven cleaner
*Lawn & Garden Chemicals – pesticides and herbicides
*Various Pool Chemicals; aerosols
*Oil-based paint and paint-related products such as thinner, primer, stain, sealer, varnish and shellac
*Solvents, strippers, turpentine, Wood preservatives
*Kerosene, lighter Fluid, Gasoline
*Roof Coating and driveway sealer
*Light bulbs with mercury, including 4 ft., 8 ft., U-Bend, Circular, or Incandescent compact fluorescents
*Batteries – Lead Acid, Lithium, NiCad, Alkaline, Mercury
*Automotive Fluids – Motor oil, Antifreeze, Transmission Fluid
*Propane cylinders (grill-sized and smaller), Fire Extinguishers, Freon/Helium Cylinders
*Mercury and Mercury debris

Items that will NOT be accepted include:

*No Contractor, industry or school waste
*No PCBs, transformers and capacitors
*No Compressed Gases (other than propane)
*No Explosives/Ammunition
*No Medical/Infectious wastes
*No DEA Controlled Substances
*No Smoke Detectors/Radioactive waste
*No Computers, Televisions and Tires

Because of traffic flow in and out of the collection, we ask residents to follow traffic ENTRANCE/EXIT SIGNS and remain in your vehicle.  The HHW Collection Company staff will remove all the items from vehicles at the event in order to keep traffic flowing, for safety reasons, and to place the HHW materials in the correct containers. For any questions about this event, please contact a JB Green Team representative at 740-266-6899.