We'll be collecting household hazardous waste only! No electronics!


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

  • Saturday, September 15, 2018, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

• This event is free and open to residents of ONTARIO County only.
• No business or farm waste will be accepted.
• Limited to the first 700 residents who register.

What is Household Hazardous Waste?

Household hazardous waste is any discarded household material that can be classified as toxic, corrosive, flammable or reactive.  For example: • Paint • Batteries • Cleaning Products • Thinners/Strippers • Acids/Bases • Automotive Products• Pesticides

Materials Accepted at the Event:

Acids, Adhesives, Aerosols, Antifreeze, Boric Acid, Batteries, Brake Fluid, Cements, Charcoal Lighters, Chlorine, Cleaning Fluid, Degreasers, Disinfectants, Drain Cleaners, Dry Gas, Epoxies, Dyes, Fiberglass Resins, Flea Powders, Furniture Strippers, Hair Removers, Herbicides, Insect Repellents, Lacquers, Lubricants, Mothballs or Flakes, Motor Oil, Nail Polish Removers, Oven Cleaners, Paints, Paint Removers, Paint Thinners, Permanent Solutions, Pesticides, Photo chemicals, Rat Poisons, Rug & Upholstery Cleaners, Rust Solvents, Wood Preservatives, Spot Removers, Tub and Tile Cleaners, Turpentine, Varnish, Weed Killers, Wood Polishes & Stains.  Products containing mercury, and florescent light tubes will also be accepted.

Materials NOT Accepted at the Event:

Household Electronics (TVS –flat screen and CRTs, computer monitors, cell phones, DVD players, VCRs, etc.) Automobile and truck tires, Compressed Gas Cylinders, Explosives or Shock-Sensitive Materials, Ammunition, Radioactive Wastes, Pathological Wastes, Infectious Waste, Medicines, PCB’s, Freon containing devices (i.e. Air conditioners, dehumidifiers).

**Casella reserves the right to reject any waste unidentified, deemed unacceptable by the disposal firm, or of excessive volume**

Pre-registration IS REQUIRED! Call Cornell Cooperative Extension at 585-394-3977 x 427.

Registrations are in 15 minute time slots. The last time slot is 2:45 pm.  Call today to get the slot you want!

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day Information


FREE for pre-registered Ontario County residents ONLY!


Nancy Anderson
Senior Administrative Assistant
(585) 394-3977 x 427


Town of Canandaigua Highway Garage
5440 Routes 5 & 20 West
Canandaigua, NY 14424