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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off on Sept. 15

Household Hazardous Waste

Sioux Center residents will have an opportunity to dispose of hazardous household materials on Thursday, Sept. 15, from 3-5:30 p.m.

The annual Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off will be held at the Sioux Center Fire Station south parking lot. Many items are accepted free of charge.

Household Hazardous Materials are materials that are corrosive, flammable, toxic or reactive. Products that are hazardous usually have labels such as DANGER, WARNING, or CAUTION.

Accepted items include: 

  • Degreasers
  • Batteries (cell phone, rechargeable, lithium)
  • Waxes & Polishes
  • Solvents
  • Lacquers & Thinners
  • Caustic Household Cleaners
  • Spot & Stain Removers
  • Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) bulbs
  • Pesticides & Herbicides
  • Oil Based Paints
  • Latex Paint 

While most items are accepted for free, latex paint will be assessed a $1 per gallon fee. 

This is a residential collection day only. Commercial hazardous waste is not accepted.

For more information about the Household Hazardous Waste collection, visit the Northwest Iowa Area Solid Waste Agency website at www.nwialandfill.com or call the agency at (712) 324-4026.

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