Hazardous Materials Disposal & Information

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.


  • 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


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.

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