Household Hazardous Materials

Acceptable Materials

The Northwest Iowa Area Landfill accepts most household hazardous materials (HHMs) at no cost. Examples of acceptable HHMs include:

  • Caustic household cleaners
  • De-greasers
  • Paint (latex paint will be assessed a fee of $1.00 per gallon)
  • Pesticides and herbicides
  • Polishes
  • Solvents
  • Stain removers

For a full description of the HHM program, you can download the HHM brochure (PDF).

Please do not include these items in your weekly garbage containers or empty down your drains.

Contact Information

Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Please contact the landfill at (712) 324-4026 to schedule an appointment to dispose of any HHMs. The landfill also has a transportable HHM drop-off facility that visits Sioux Center annually. Please see the city's events calendar for the next available date. The landfill is located at:
4540 360th Street
Sheldon, IA 51201-8020