Chemung County  Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Chemung County Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Due to the COVID19 Pandemic, we are tentatively rescheduling the May 9th Household Hazardous Waste Collection for June. Please continue to check for additional updates. 

Pre-registration is required for this event by calling Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chemung County, during specified dates, at 607-734-4453.

This event is for Chemung County residents only and is FREE to participate.

Here is information for each collection event:

Remember!

  • No electronics
  • No latex paints
  • No pets.
  • No smoking.
  • No empty containers!
  • Please place items in the back of your vehicle so the haulers can easily retrieve them.

When registering, please have the following information available:

  • Your Name
  • Your Phone number
  • Your Address
  • How you heard about this event:
    • TV ad
    • newspaper ad or article
    • the Internet
    • other
  • The waste you intend to bring and the approximate amount
  • If this is the first time you have participated in this event

Waiver

You will be asked to ascertain: "By registering for this event, I confirm that all of the materials I am bringing for disposal were generated by a household and not by a business."

*If you are a business, please call Clean Harbors directly at 603-340-4611*


Latex Paints

Do not bring latex paint to household hazardous waste collection event...

  • Harden latex paint by exposing it to air or mixing it with kitty litter.
  • When it is hardened, place it and its lid (separate) in the trash.

Contact

Toni Gardner
Association Community Educator
ag226@cornell.edu
(607) 734-4453 ext 203

Last updated April 2, 2020