Hazardous Materials Recycling

As a Stamford resident, you may drop off your household hazardous waste at the City's sponsored Hazardous Waste Recycling Days.

See below for the list of dates and acceptable items.

Schedule of Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days for Participating Communities

Calendar Year 2018

Date

Community

Time

Location

April 28

Weston

8:30am-12:30pm

Public works Facility
78 Old Hyde Road

May 5

Greenwich

8:00am-1:00pm

Island Beach parking lot
Arch Street

June 2

Darien

9:00am-1:00pm

Noroton Heights RR Station
(South Side parking lot)
Hollow Tree Ridge Road

July 14

Stamford

9:00am-2:00pm

Rippowam School
381 High Ridge Road

August 25

Norwalk

8:00am-2:00pm

Norwalk High School
23 Calvin Murphy Drive

September 15

New Canaan

8:00am-2:00pm

Wastewater Treatment Plant
394 Main Street

September 22

Westport

9:00am-2:00pm

Yard Waste Site
180 bayberry Lane

October 13

Wilton

9:00am-1:00pm

Miller Driscoll School
214 Wolfpit Road

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Recyclopedia

Items Accepted at Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Days:

  • Aerosol Cans (not empty)
  • Ammonia
  • Antifreeze
  • Arts and Crafts Supplies
  • Bleaches
  • Brake Fluid
  • Cesspool Cleaners
  • Creosote
  • Drain Cleaners and Openers
  • Dry Cleaning Fluids
  • Engine and Radiator Flushes and Cleaners
  • Floor Cleaners
  • Gasoline
  • Herbicides
  • Home Heating Oil
  • Insect Sprays
  • Mercury Thermometers
  • Metal Polish
  • Moth Balls
  • Muriatic Acid
  • Old Chemistry Sets
  • Oven Cleaners
  • Paint Thinners
  • Pesticides
  • Photo Chemicals
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Rodent Killers
  • Rust Preventatives
  • Sealants
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Solvents
  • Transmission Fluid
  • Wood Preservatives

Electronics, propane tanks, motor oil can be recycled at the Katrina Mygatt Recycling Center.

Paint can be recycled at Keogh’s Hardware or Sherwin Williams.