Clean the skeletons out of your closets, basement, and garage.
Bring them to Maynard’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day.
Saturday, August 3, 2019 – 8am – Noon at the DPW Drop-Off Center: 38 Winter Street
What Do I Bring??
From the Workbench:
Oil Based Paints (No Latex)
Stains and Varnishes
Paint Strippers / Thinners
From the Garage:
Brake Fluid/Carburetor Cleaner
Car Wax, Polishes
Swimming Pool Chemicals
From the Yard:
Poisons, Insecticides, Fungicides
Flea Control Products
From the House:
SHARPS (NO CHARGE, in puncture-free containers)
Rubber Cement, Airplane Glue
Furniture, Floor & Metal Polish
Drain & Toilet Cleaner
Rug & Upholstery Cleaner
Hobby Supplies, Artist Supplies
Mercury Items (thermometers, switches, etc.)
What Not To Bring!!
Latex Paint (remove lid, dry out – trash)
Commercial or Industrial Waste
Radioactive Waste, Smoke Detectors
Infectious & Biological Wastes
Ammunition, Fireworks, Explosives
How to safely transport these Hazardous Materials:
Leave materials in original containers.
Tighten caps and lids.
Sort and pack separately: oil paint, pesticides, and household cleaners.
Pack containers in sturdy upright boxes.
NEVER MIX CHEMICALS.
Pack your car and drive directly to the site.
NEVER SMOKE while handling hazardous materials.
Residency and Fees
Proof of Maynard residency is required
$10.00 minimum charge per carload – unusually large loads will require additional fees.
Payment: Checks payable to Town of Maynard, credit or debit cards are also accepted.
When and Where
Saturday, August 3, 2019 8am – NOON
DPW Drop-Off Center 38 Winter Street
For more information contact: 978-897-1317
This collection is operated by: Clean Harbors Environmental – 800-444-4244
NOTE: If you miss this event, please visit our Household Hazardous Waste Disposal page for information about other municipalities and regional facilities that are available for properly handling and disposing of this type of waste.