Springfield Household Hazardous Waste Collection Sat, Nov 5, 8am-noon
SEE ACCEPTABLE / UNACCEPTABLE ITEMS BELOW!
Springfield residents only – must bring photo ID!
IL State Fairgrounds – enter Gate 11 from Sangamon Avenue.
Items will be removed at fair parking lot 21.
Cars will exit at Gate 7.
Plan to go early. Before you go, consider asking your nearby neighbors, especially elderly or disabled, if they have hazardous items you can also take with yours.
HELP KEEP OUR NEIGHBORHOODS SAFE AND CLEAN!
*** Acceptable Items ***
Aerosol paints and pesticides
Old and outdated medications & pharmaceuticals
Used motor oil
*** Unacceptable Items ***
Business/commercial sector wastes
Farm machinery oil
Fluorescent light bulbs
Lead Acid Batteries
Sharps, needles & potentially infectious medical wastes
Residents with questions about this event can contact the City of Springfield’s Office of Public Works at 217.789.2255 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The recycling fee on your CWLP bill helps to pay for this service, for recycling electronics at BLH Computers, and also for branch pickups, yard waste pickups spring and fall, and small blue recycling bins.