Outside Metro Event Schedule

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Events - Outside of Metro

These events are for residents only.

Metro Waste Authority partners with solid waste agencies throughout the State of Iowa to give residents a safe, smart option for getting rid of household hazardous waste. Please review the list of accepted and not accepted items before you drive through one of these events.

2019 Event Schedule

CITY DATE TIME LOCATION
Ackley May 17 5 - 7 pm Fire Station
Adel April 27 10 am - Noon Nile Kinnick Park
Boone June 1 9 - 11 am

DMACC Campus

Carroll April 6 9 - 11 am DMACC Campus
Chariton May 1 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Chariton Public Pool
Clemons June 15 9 - 11 am 108 Main St.
Dallas Center August 3 9 am - Noon Mound Park
Denison June 22 9 - 11 am County Maintenance Facility
Gilman May 9 4 - 6 pm City Hall Parking Lot
Grinnell July 13 9 am - Noon City Maintenance Shop
Harlan September 28 9 - 11 am County Maintenance Facility
Hubbard May 31 4 - 6 pm City Maintenance Building
Iowa Falls September 21 8 - 11 am Hy-Vee Parking Lot
Jefferson August 17 9 - 11 am City Square
LeGrand June 6 4 - 6 pm Fire Station
Madrid October 5 9 - 11 am St. Malachy Catholic Church
Marshalltown May 18 8 am - Noon Water Pollution Control Plant
Pella April 13 9 am - Noon City Maintenance Shop
Perry July 20 9am - Noon Police Deptartment Parking Lot
Pleasantville April 27  9am - Noon Pleasant St., Across from Casey's
Prairie City May 8  4 - 6 pm 202 E. Jefferson
Eldora May 11 9 - 11 am City Maintenance Building
Steamboat Rock June 8 9 - 11 am 306 W. Market St.
Union April 26 4 - 6 pm Fire Station
Waukee May 4 8 am - Noon Vince Meyer Learning Center
Whitten May 23 4 - 6 pm City Hall/Fire Department


Accepted

  • Aerosol cleaners, paints
  • Acids/Bases
  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries (rechargeable only)
  • Batteries (lead-acid, e.g. from cars and lawn equipment)
  • Button batteries
  • Cell Phones Cleaners
  • Fertilizers
  • Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs) and Tubes
  • Floor Care Products
  • Glues
  • Gasoline and Kerosene
  • Motor Oil (used)
  • Oil Filters (used)
  • Oven Cleaner
  • Paint: Oil Based
  • Petroleum-Based Adhesives
  • Pesticides
  • Poison
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Roofing Tar
  • Rust Removers
  • Shellac
  • Stains, Varnishes
  • Thermostats, Thermometers (mercury)
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Weed Killers
  • Windshield Fluid

Not Accepted

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Appliances
  • Asbestos
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Dry Cement Mix
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Joint Compound
  • Latex Paint
  • Medications
  • Propane Tanks
  • Radioactive Materials