Recycle Hazardous Waste

IMG_7360SCRRRA Regional Household Hazardous Waste Program

newConfidential Paper Shredding at each Collection

 SCRRRA funds and administers a regional, multi-town collection program for hazardous wastes from residents. Held April through November, these 9 annual collections change location each month, providing free, convenient hazardous waste disposal for home owners. Participating community residents can go to any or all of the 9 collections.

Participating Communities

Bozrah

Colchester

East Haddam

East Lyme

Franklin

Griswold

Groton

Lebanon

Ledyard

Montville

New London

North Stonington

Norwich

Preston

Salem

Sprague

Stonington

Sterling & Voluntown

Waterford

 Lisbon

What is Accepted?

HOUSEHOLD HHW

SHED & GARAGE HHW

LAWN & GARDEN HHW

Paint (Oil & Latex) & Stains Kerosene Insecticides
Paint Thinner Old Gasoline Pool Chemicals
Drain Cleaners Radiator Chemicals Herbicides
Vanish Auto Body Chemicals Rat Poison
Photographic Materials Fuel Additives Moth Balls
Nail Polish Remover Car Battery Acid Fungicides
Oven Cleaners Camping Stove Fuel Round Up
Toilet Bowl Cleaners Fluorescent Bulbs Rechargeable Batteries
And Much More…

What is NOT accepted?

Tires
Ammunition/Gun Powder
Auto or Marine Flares
Radioactive Materials
Large Commercial/Industrial Generators of HHW

 

Use caution when transporting HHW materials! Use the original containers when possible.
Commercial and Large Generators of Hazardous Waste are NOT accepted.

2017 HHW, Paper Shredding & Mercury Collection Schedule

Event Date Event (Click Event Link For Details)
Saturday, April 8th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
Stonington Highway Department, Stonington
Saturday, May 6th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
New London High School, New London
Saturday, June 3rd
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding **New Location For Colchester
Colchester Town Hall, Colchester
Saturday, June 17th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
Norwich Public Works Garage, Norwich
Saturday, July 15th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
Groton Transfer Station, Groton
Saturday, August 12th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
Montville – Tyl Middle School, Oakdale
Saturday, September 9th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
North Stonington Superintendent’s Office, North Stonington
Saturday, October 28th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
Griswold Highway Garage, Griswold
Saturday, November 4th
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Paper Shredding
SCRRRA Office, Gales Ferry

 

A Printer Friendly copy of the 2017 Schedule will be available in January 2017