2020 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Results

One month and 2,534 cars later... the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event results are in!

The HHW Collection Event had a total of 309 workers, vendors, and volunteers. Because of these people, we collected...
  • 124,856 pounds of electronics
  • 6,253 pounds of cleaners and aerosols
  • 117,443 pounds of paint and adhesives
  • 6,520 pounds of pesticides and poisons
  • 5,608 pounds of batteries
  • 23,017 pounds of corrosives, flammables, and fuels
  • 5,935 pounds of cylinders and tanks
  • 3,878 pounds of bulbs
Collected was a total of 293,510 pounds. This means 147 tons of material is being reused and properly disposed of instead of sitting in a landfill!

See you in November 2021!

This event is sponsored by Kentucky Division of Waste Management and managed by the Northern Kentucky Solid Waste Management Area of Boone, Campbell, and Kenton counties, as well as their respective cities and many organizations. A special thanks to Bavarian Waste, Rumpke, Best Way Disposal, Sanitation District No. 1, and the Florence Y'alls for sponsoring our volunteers.