Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Enviromental Services Building

365-A N Donahue Dr

  1. Email: webenvirsvc@auburnalabama.org
  2. Phone: (334) 501-3080
  3. Hours:  M-F: 7:30AM-4:30PM

Timothy Woody

Environmental Services Director

  1. Phone: (334) 501-3080
  2. Email: twoody@auburnalabama.org

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

The City of Auburn Environmental Services Department hosts an annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day in the Spring (date and time will be announced) at the Environmental Services Complex, located at 365-A North Donahue Drive.

Citizens may bring up to 20 pounds of material per household for disposal. Participation is limited to Auburn residents. Proof of residency can be shown by bringing a recent water bill.

Permissible Items

No farm, commercial, or industrial waste is permitted.

Acceptable items

Adhesives, glues, resins

Aerosol cans

Ammonia

Antifreeze

Bleach

Brake fluids

Car batteries

Cesspool cleaners

Creosote

Drain cleaners

Dry cell batteries

Engine degreasers

Engine & radiator flushes

Floor cleaner

Gasoline

Hearing aid batteries

Herbicides

Insect sprays

Kerosene

Latex paints

Metal polish

Mothballs

Muriatic acid (HCI)

NiCad batteries

Oil based paints

Old chemistry sets

Oven cleaners

Paint thinners

Pesticides

Photo chemicals

Pool chemicals

Radiator cleaners

Rodent killers

Rust preventatives

Sealants

Solvents

Spot removers

Transmission fluid

Used engine oil

Varnishes

Weed killers

Wood preservatives

Wood stains

Wood strippers

Unacceptable items

Ammunition

Explosives

Fire extinguishers

Flares

Gun powder

Radioactive waste

Smoke detectors

Substances regulated by the DEA

Unknown gas cylinders

Unknown materials

Unstable wastes