Yuma, Arizona - Yuma's Household Hazardous Waste program will hold its next quarterly collection event from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, at the City of Yuma North Public Works Yard, 265 W. 13th St. (13th Street between 4th Avenue and 1st Avenue).
Open to all City residents for no charge, the Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) program is the safest way to dispose of products such as unwanted corrosive, flammable, toxic or reactive material used in your home, car or truck, garden and lawn. Additionally, it is an opportunity to safely dispose of and/or recycle materials that are no longer needed or wanted within the home.
Items accepted at Saturday's HHW drop-off:
· Motor oil
· Household cleaners
· Tires (limit 5; must be off the rim)
E-waste items for drop-off include:
· Home computer components
· TV sets
· VCRs/DVD players
· Cell phones
· Home phones
Recyclable items residents may drop off include:
· Aluminum cans
· Cardboard material
· Documents and shredded papers
Recycling bins remain available year-round for residents to drop off aluminum cans, metal items, cardboard material, paper and clear plastic. The bins, 13th Street at 2nd Avenue and at 45th Avenue and 17th Street, are open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, to all Yuma County residents.
·Large household appliances
·Business or commercial waste
·Commercial recycling materials
·Explosives or ammunition
Call (928) 373-4500