Household Hazardous Waste Collection

The Passaic County Office of Solid Waste & Recycling Programs will be holding a Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Saturday, November 9 at the City of Passaic Borough Hall, 333 Passaic Street (Parking Lot on corner of Passaic Street & State Street), Passaic, NJ 07055 from 7:30 am until 2:00 pm, rain or shine. This program is available FREE OF CHARGE to Passaic County residents ONLY. Proof of residency will be required.


Acceptable Materials for Disposal:

The following items must be delivered in marked containers with original labels:
Pesticides & Herbicides Photographic Chemicals
Propane Tanks Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Solvents & Thinners Car Batteries
Varnishes & Waxes Used Motor Oil & Oil Filters
Corrosives & Cleaners Antifreeze
Pool Chemicals Old Gasoline/Oil Mix
Oil Based Paints Flares
Aerosol Cans Fire Extinguishers
Kerosene Mercury Switches & Thermometers

Unacceptable Materials:

The following Items will NOT be accepted:
Explosives Radioactive Material
Dioxins Computers & Electronics
Medical Waste Tires & Appliances
Silvex Latex Paint
Infectious Waste Household Batteries

Small Quantity Generators (CESQG's) must call to make special arrangements. A disposal fee will be charged. Call 973-305-5738 for additional information.

For additional information call the Passaic County Recycling Department at 973-305-5738. A downloadable flyer is available from the link below.