What can I do with my Household Hazardous Waste products?

The LCSWMD Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program is for residents of Lake County and is NOT for businesses, schools, organizations or those who live outside Lake County, Indiana. Businesses, schools and organizations of Lake County, IN can call (219) 853-2420 for resource information.

APRIL
Saturday, April 8
Lake County Fairgrounds
889 Court St., Crown Point
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

MAY
Saturday, May 6
Hudson Campbell Center
455 Massachusetts St., Gary
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

JUNE
Saturday, June 3
Hobart City Barns
340 S. Shelby St., Hobart
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday, June 10
Munster Public Works
508 Fisher St., Munster
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

JULY
Saturday, July 22
Whiting Public Works
1915 Front St., Whiting
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

AUGUST
Saturday, August 26
Highland Public Works
8001 Kennedy Ave., Highland
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

SEPTEMBER
Saturday, September 9
Lake County Highway Dept.
18211 Wicker Ave., Lowell
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

OCTOBER
Saturday, October 14
Griffith Public Works
134 S. Colfax St., Griffith
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday, October 28
Hammond Public Works
601 Conkey St., Hammond
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

What Can I Dispose Of?

Aerosols

Ammunition

Antifreeze

Automotive Fluids

Batteries (household only, no car batteries)

Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFLs in a sealed bag)

Corrosives

Diesel

Flammable Liquids

Fluorescent Tubes

Fungicides

Gasoline

Herbicides

Insecticides

Kerosene

Medication (expired and unwanted)

Mercury-Containing Products

Oils and Other Fluids

Paint (oil and latex if gallons are more than half full)

Pesticides

Poisons

Sharps (medical needles in a rigid container)

Solvents

Thermometers (in a sealed bag)

Thermostats (in a sealed bag)

Thinners

Waste Fuels

What is NOT Accepted?

HHW from businesses, schools, or non-profit organizations.

Asbestos

Auto/Truck/Marine Batteries

Containers larger than five gallons

Explosives/Fireworks (Please contact your local Fire Department for disposal)

Large grill propane cylinders

Medical Waste (other than medications and sharps) (NO CONTROLLED MEDICATIONS)

Radioactive materials (smoke detectors)

Unusable latex paint

 

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