The Riley County HHW facility can accept hazardous waste from all households and farmers living in Riley County.
Hazardous wastes fall into one of four categories: flammable, corrosive, toxic or reactive.
The following are examples of the types of waste that you may bring to the HHW facility for disposal or recycling:
Paints of all kinds including both latex and oil base
All pesticides including herbicides and insecticides
Lacquers, thinners, stains, paint removers and adhesives
Used motor oil and oil filters
Spot and stain removers
Waxes and polishes
All batteries including household and car batteries
Gas, solvents and antifreeze
Miscellaneous: roofing tar, sealers, photo chemicals, pool chemicals, mercury, and smoke detectors
Florescent / Compact bulbs
Prescription pills accepted when they are removed from original container and put in a plastic baggy. No sharps accepted.