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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.

2018 Event Schedule

CITY DATE TIME LOCATION
Adel April 28 10 am - Noon Nile Kinnick Park
Boone June 2 9 - 11 am

DMACC Campus

Carroll April 21 9 - 11 am DMACC Campus
Chariton May 2 8:30 am - 1:00 pm National Gaurd Armory
Dallas Center August 4 9 am - Noon Mound Park
Denison June 23 8 - 11 am County Maintenance Facility
Gilman May 10 5 - 7 pm City Hall Parking Lot
Grinnell April 28 9 am - Noon City Maintenance Shop
Harlan September 22 8 - 11 am County Maintenance Facility
Hubbard June 1 4 - 6 pm City Maintenance Building
Iowa Falls September 15 8 - 11 am Hy-Vee Parking Lot
Jefferson August 18 9 - 11 am City Square
Knoxville June 6 3 - 6 pm City Maintenance Shop
LeGrand May 16 5 - 7 pm Fire Station
Madrid October 6 9 - 11 am St. Malachy Catholic Church
Marshalltown May 19 8 am - Noon Water Pollution Control Plant
Pella April 7 9 am - Noon City Maintenance Shop
Perry July 21 9am - Noon Police Deptartment Parking Lot
Radcliffe May 4 4 - 6 pm City Hall
Steamboat Rock June 30 9 - 11 am 306 W. Market St.
Union April 27 4 - 6 pm Fire Station
Waukee May 5 8 am - Noon Vince Meyer Learning Center
Winterset July 28 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