Hazardous wastes can be dropped off once per year at the Public Works Garage on King William Street on the designated Annual Hazardous Waste Day Event.

Annual Hazardous Waste Day Event:
2021 Date to be determined

Accepted hazard waste materials:
AcidsFlourescent lampsPaints and coatings
Aerosol CansFlammable productsPharmaceuticals
AntifreezeFuelsPropane cylinders (camping and bbq)
Bases (Caustic, Alkaline)Mercury SwitchesSharps: (MUST be in a rigid, sealed, leakproof container)
Batteries (all types including car batteries)Oil and Filters (including oil buckets)Solvents
Fertilizers and pesticidesOrganic peroxides
Fire extinguishers (portable)Oxidizing materials

If you are unable to wait for the next hazardous waste event and need to dispose of that hazardous waste right now, there are many local retailers who will accept various wastes at their stores! Refer to the list below:

Canadian Tire77 King William St., Huntsville
(705) 789-5566
Car batteries
Anti-freeze, motor oil
Home Depot9 Ott Dr., Huntsville
(705) 788-5000
Dry cell and lawn tractor batteries
Re-Store7 East Airport Rd., Huntsville (705) 789-8142Electronic Waste
(tv’s, VCR’s, DVD players,
radios, computers, printers)
The Source70 King William St. Huntsville
(705) 788-1357
Alkaline rechargable
and single use batteries
Walmart111 Howland Dr., Huntsville
(705) 787-1137
Motor Oil

If you need to get rid of expired/unwanted medications or sharps (needles), click on the Health Products Stewardship Association website for more information. www.healthsteward.ca