Sanitation


​Sanitation Services

​Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)​​​

​​​The next HHW event will be at:


Kidd Springs Rec Center
  • 711 W Canty St, Dallas, TX 75208     (Parking lot by baseball field)
  • September 8th 2018 (9am to 3 pm)
  • September 22nd 2018 (9am to 3 pm)
  • Acceptable HHW  items found above. 
RESCHEDULED TO SEPT. 22, 2018
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Household Hazardous Waste

There are some items in your home that are hazardous ​and should never be placed in your roll cart. After they have been used, they become Household Hazardous Waste (HHW).​


Household Hazardous Wastes (HHW) are chemicals which could cause harm to the environment if they are thrown into your garbage roll cart, poured down the drain or storm sewer, illegally dumped, or stored incorrectly. When you are finished using these types of products around your home, please take them to the
Dallas County Home Chemical Collection Center for reuse or proper disposal. Several hardware stores and auto parts retailers will accept fluorescent bulbs or batteries. To see if there is a location next to you, click here.

Acceptable Household Items:

  • Chemical products for home use
  • Paint and home repair products
  • Lawn and garden chemicals
  • Aerosol Sprays
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Craft & hobby supplies
  • Cleaners & polishes
  • Batteries of all kinds
  • Automobile fluids & Oil filter
  • Fluorescent light tubes
  • Computers and cell phones

Do not Bring:

  • Business or commercial waste
  • Containers larger than 5 gallons
  • Explosives or Ammunition
  • Shock sensitive material
  • Smoke detectors
  • Radioactive materials
  • Medical Waste
  • Common Trash or recyclables
  • Construction Debris
  • No Appliances, TVs or Microwaves
  • Prescription drugs and other medicines


Dallas County Home Chemical Collection Center*

11234 Plano Road, 75243
214-553-1765



HOURS OF OPERATION:
​Tuesdays​​9:00am to 7:30pm
​Wednesdays​8:30am to 5:00pm
​Thursdays8:30am to 5:00pm
​2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month
​9:00am to 3:00pm
Closed Every: Sunday, Monday & Friday


2018 HOLIDAY CLOSURES
Memorial DayMondayMay 28th
Independence DayWednesday
July 4th
Labor DayMondaySeptember ​3rd
Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday 
November 22nd
Christmas Holiday
Tuesday & Wednesday 
December 25th & 26th


*Dallas County HHW member cities include:
Addison, Dallas, DeSoto, Duncanville, Fa​​rmers Branch, Garland, Highland Park, Irving, Mesquite, Richardson, Rowlett, Sachse, Seagoville, Sunnyvale, University Park, and unincorporated areas of Dallas County.

This program is made possible in part by the City of Dallas and prepared in cooperation with the North Central Texas Council of Governments
through funding from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.