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.

2020 Event Schedule

CITY DATE TIME LOCATION

Ackley

May 30 9 - 11 am

Fire Station

Adel April 25 10 am - noon

Kinnick Feller Park

Alden June 12 4 - 6 pm  City Hall Parking Lot 
Boone June 6 9 - 11 am DMACC Campus
Carroll April 4 9 - 11 am DMACC Campus
Chariton May 6 4 - 6 pm City Square
Dallas Center August 1 9 am - noon Mound Park
Denison June 20 9 - 11 am County Maintenance Facility 
Eldora May 9 9 - 11 am City Maintenance Building
Grinnell July 11 9 am - noon City Maintenance Shop
Harlan September 19 9 - 11 am County Maintenance Facility 
Hubbard June 5 4 - 6 pm City Maintenance Building 
Iowa Falls September 26 8 - 11 am Hy-Vee Parking Lot 
Jefferson August 15 9 - 11 am City Square 
Knoxville May 13  4 - 6 pm City Maintenance Shop 
Madrid October 3 9 - 11 am St. Malachy Catholic Church
Marshalltown May 16 8 - 11:30 am Water Pollution Control Plant
Pella

April 18

9 am - noon 

City Maintenance Shop
Perry July 18 9 am - noon  Police Dept. Parking Lot
State Center June 13 9 - 11 am Fire Station
Union April 25 9 - 11 am Fire Station
Waukee May 2 8 am - noon  Vince Meyer Learning Center 
Winterset July 25  8 - 11 am  County Fairgrounds 


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