Saturday, July 29
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Hebron Middle/High School campus
509 S. Main St.
Wait times may vary.
Household hazardous waste” or “HHW” are unwanted products that contain corrosive, toxic, ignitable or reactive ingredients that require special care upon disposal. Items accepted include: Aerosols; anti-freeze; cooking oil; oil; batteries (household and automotive); corrosives;mercury containing products (fluorescent tubes, CFLs, thermometers, thermostats, etc.); oil-based paint and usuable latex paint, thinners and solvents; pesticides, fungicides, herbicides, insecticides and other poisons;diesel fuel, gasoline, kerosene, other flammable liquids; ammunition and expired/unused medications.,Items NOT accepted include: Explosives, asbestos, grill propane cylinders, containers larger than five gallons, commercial hazardous waste, controlled substances and radioactive materials (like smoke detectors).
Gas can exchange: Old gas cans will be exchanged for new environmentally friendly 2.5-gallon gas cans. Supplies of these cans are limited, and they will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Limit one new gas can per vehicle/family. Gas cans are compliments of Northwest Indiana Clean Air.
For a complete list of accepted materials, visit www.PorterCountyRecycling.org or call 465-3694.