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Events

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

May 17, 2014

On Saturday, May 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the City of Fort Collins Utility Department will be collecting items such as paint, pesticides, and cleaning products. Bring your hazardous waste to us and we'll safely dispose of it for you. For free.

Saturday, May 31
9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Lake Street and College Ave.
Northwest corner

Free, convenient disposal

The City of Fort Collins Utilities Department is once again hosting its free Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event on Saturday, May 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This event is open to Fort Collins residents – commercial waste will not be accepted. Limit of 30 gallons per household.

Drop-off items we accept:

  • Pesticides
  • Painting products
  • Household batteries (car batteries not accepted)
  • Compact fluorescents
  • Cleaning and automotive products
  • Items containing mercury (such as thermostats and thermometers)

Items we can't accept:

  • E-waste
  • Tires
  • Asbestos
  • Explosives
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Bio-waste (needles, bandages)

Upcoming event

There will be a second household hazardous waste event in 2014 on Saturday, September 6, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. at the same location.


Contact: Adrienne Palmer
E-mail: apalmer@fcgov.com
Phone: (970) 416-2310