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Need to drop-off old paint, motor fluids or other toxic waste? The city announced 7 Hazardous Waste events for 2021.
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Need to drop-off old paint, motor fluids or other toxic waste? The city announced 7 Hazardous Waste events for 2021.

This isn’t just for Philly residents: surrounding counties can join, too.

Got hazardous materials you need to get rid of? The City just announced its annual Hazardous Waste drop-off events, beginning this Saturday, April 10th.

Philly residents (and residents in the Greater Philadelphia region including Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery can drop-off materials from 9 AM – 3 PM.

Residents need to schedule their drop-off using an online registration.

DateAreaAddress
Saturday, April 10, 2021Northeast Philadelphia8401 State Rd., 19136 (Map)
Saturday, May 15, 2021West PhiladelphiaN. 48th and Parkside Ave., 19131 (Map)
Saturday, June 19, 2021Northwest Philadelphia300 Domino Lane, 19128 (Map)
Friday, July 16, 2021Northeast Philadelphia8401 State Rd., 19136 (Map)
Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021North PhiladelphiaW. York St. & N. 22nd St., 19132 (Map)
Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021Southwest Philadelphia3033 S. 63rd St., 19153 (Map)
Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021Port Richmond3901 N. Delaware Ave., 19137 (Map)

List of accepted Hazardous Waste during Philadelphia events

– antifreeze
– mothballs
– rodenticide
– herbicide
– fungicide
– pesticide
– insecticide
– kerosene
– oil-based paints
– spray paints
– solvents
– varnish
– gasoline
– motor oil
– fuel
– acids
– glue
– solder
– degreasers
– lithium & NiCad batteries
– auto & lead-acid batteries
– brake fluid
– stain removers
– pet collars & spray
– auto body repair products
– drain & septic tank cleaners
– transmission fluid
– tile & oven cleaner
– lead products
– roofing tar
– chemical fertilizer
– pool & photo chemicals

Photo by Madelynn woods 

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Julie Hancher
Julie Hancher is Editor-in-Chief of Green Philly, sharing her expertise of all things sustainable in the city of brotherly love. She enjoys long walks in the park with local beer and greening her travels, cooking & cat, Sir Floofus Drake. View all posts by Julie Hancher

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