Hazardous Waste Day November 20
The city will be hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, November 20 from 9 a.m. to noon at 95 Charge Pond Rd in the City Maintenance Department. site.
The event will be open to residents of Wareham and Carver.
People have to stay in their cars. A valid transfer station sticker is required to participate in this event. All containers and boxes must be left on site.
The event will accept: acids, spray cans, ammonia and bowl cleaners, bleach, brush cleaners, insecticides, degreasers, pipe cleaners, fertilizers, fire extinguishers, flammable liquids / solvents, herbicides, household cleaners and solvents, over-the-counter medicines, oven cleaners, lead-based, oil-based and latex paints, paint thinner, stains, varnishes, chemicals for swimming pools, waxes, weed killer, batteries, antifreeze, motor oil (20 gallon limit), propane, used gasoline, and products containing mercury (thermometers, thermostats, float switches), etc.
The event will not accept commercial or industrial hazardous waste, fluorescent bulbs or tubes, tires, PCDs, medical waste, ammunition, explosives, fireworks, biological materials, radioactive materials and asbestos. No sharp object or syringe will be accepted.