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Posted on: August 17, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day


The Monroe County Department of Environmental Services, the Towns of Penfield and Webster, and the Village of Webster have joined forces to hold an appointment-only Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection day.


Date: Saturday, September 18th from 7:45 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location: Webster Highway Garage, 1005 Picture Parkway


To ensure safety and reduce waiting times, appointments are required.  

Appointments for this HHW collection will be accepted until September 17th. 


To schedule an appointment, go on-line to:


Webster residents can also call 872-1443 Monday – Friday:  7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Household Hazardous Waste collection is open to all Monroe County residents. 

Waste from businesses will not be accepted.



Up to 30 gallons of the following materials will be accepted per appointment at no charge:


  • Oil-based & Latex Paint (for 1/3 gallon or less of latex paint: discard lid, add kitty litter, let dry, place can in trash)
  • Wood Stain & Preservatives
  • Automotive Fluids (antifreeze; brake, power steering and transmission fluids)
  • Pesticides & Fertilizers
  • Flammable Products (gasoline, kerosene, thinners, strippers, solvents)
  • Household Cleaners (liquid soaps & waxes, drain cleaners, etc.)
  • Driveway Sealer
  • Pool & Photo Chemicals
  • Rechargeable (Ni-Cad) & Button Batteries
  • Mercury (thermometers, thermostats)
  • Syringes/Sharps (safely packaged) 


Do Not Bring: used motor oil & vehicle batteries (contact service station or retailer); Pharmaceutical wastes, Propane tanks (permanent HHW facility only), cans with dried paint (if it rattles when shaken – remove lid and place in trash); empty containers (trash or recycle); everyday alkaline batteries (trash); glazing/spackle & joint compounds (trash).


If residents are unable to take advantage of this one-day HHW collection, the County offers other collections throughout the year at the Monroe County ecopark.

For more information, or for business waste disposal options, go on-line at:

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