FREE HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY
SATURDAY, May 10, 2014
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
BENNINGTON TRANSFER STATION HOUGHTON LANE, BENNINGTON
for RESIDENTS of BENNINGTON and WOODFORD
*Acceptable proof of residency will be required. Small businesses must contact Stuart A. Hurd, Bennington Town Manager, at 442-1037 for information about commercial hazardous waste. Farmers and users of pesticides are also encouraged to participate.
WHAT TO BRING: Any substance with labels that say CAUSTIC, TOXIC, CORROSIVE, POISON, FLAMMABLE, DANGER, WARNING or CAUTION.
YARD & GARDEN: Pesticides, Insect Sprays, Pool Chemicals, Flea Powder, Fertilizers, herbicides, Rodent Killers, Muriatic Acid, No-pest Strips, Lighter Fluid.
FROM THE GARAGE: Antifreeze, Trans./Brake Fluid, Degreasers, Gas Treatments, Radiator Flusher, Roofing Tar, Polishes, Carburetor Cleaner, Creosote, Asphalt, Auto Batteries, Mower Batteries.
FROM THE HOUSE: Drain Cleaners, Flor/Carpet Cleaners, Pharmaceuticals, Photo Chemicals, Chemistry Kits, Art Supplies, Oven Cleaners, Metal/Other Polishes, Mothballs, Bathroom Cleaners, Fluorescent Fixtures/Bulbs, NICAD Batteries.
FROM THE WORKBENCH: Rust Proofers, Oil Based Paint, Paint Thinners, Degreasers, Wood Preservatives, Stains & Strippers, Solvents, Varnishes, Sealants, Lead-based Paint, Mercury Products.
Propane Cylinders: from the grill (20 lb.) and smaller.
WHAT NOT TO BRING: Dried and Hardened Latex Paint, Used Motor Oil, Radioactive Materials, Explosives including Ammunition & Fireworks, and Empty Containers.
*Used Motor Oil is collected at the Transfer Station during normal operating hours.
SPONSORED BY: The Town of Bennington & Casella Waste Systems, Inc.