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Friday, September 28, 2018
 

Hazardous Materials Disposal – Haz Bin

Contact: Metro Public Works: 502-574-5810 for additional information and/or questions

Residents of Louisville/Jefferson County can drop off unwanted household hazardous materials at the Haz Bin at 7501 Grade Lane Tuesday thru Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Guidelines:

  • Do not put chemicals in trash bags

  • Dumpsters on site are for staff use only – NOT hazardous waste

  • No dumping

  • Hazardous waste from businesses NOT accepted

     

    Acceptable Items:

Asbestos floor tiles (less than 25 lbs.)

Lawn/garden hazardous chemicals (container must be left at HazBin

Automotive Fluids

Mercury thermometers & thermostats

Batteries (auto, household and rechargeable)

Metal polishes & rust removers

Cleaners (bathroom, rug, upholstery, all-purpose spot removers

Mildew removers

Driveway sealers

Mineral spirits/turpentine

Fertilizers

Mothballs

Fire extinguishers

Nail polish & removers

Fluorescent light bulbs & LED

Oil based paint or lead paint

Furniture polishes & waxes

Pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, insecticides (container must be left at HazBin)

Gasoline (including boat gas)

Propane tanks (1 lb. and 20 lb. grill tanks

Hearing aid/watch batteries

Smoke detectors

Kerosene

Solvents & degreasers

Swimming pool chemicals

Varnishes & stains

Wood preservatives

 

NOT ACCEPTED:

Items from businesses
Containers larger than 5 gallons or 40 pounds
More than 25 lbs. of Asbestos

Good, usable latex paint can be dropped off at the following locations:

HAZ BIN (year-round)
Tuesday - Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7501 Grade Lane, Louisville, KY 40219

Louisville Metro Staffed Recycling Centers (March 15 - November 15)
Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
595 Hubbards Lane, Louisville, KY 40207
7219 Dixie Highway, Louisville, KY 40258
7201 Outer Loop, Louisville, KY 40228

Habitat for Humanity ReStores (year-round)
Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
2777 S Floyd St, Louisville, KY 40209

Monday - Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., Sunday, 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
4044 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40220

Wednesday - Friday. 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1631 Rowan St, Louisville, KY 40203

Business Hazardous Waste Disposal
HAZ BIN accepts hazardous waste from Louisville Metro residents only.  Businesses wishing to dispose of hazardous materials should contact a local hazardous waste disposal company.