If you live in Lancaster County, Nebraska, here are the upcoming household hazardous waste collection dates, times, locations:
The next Household Hazardous Waste for Lancaster County residents will be Saturday, April 26, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the South Wal-Mart, 8700 Andermatt Drive, (87th and Hwy 2).
The May collection is Saturday, May 17th at Zoetis, 601 West Cornhusker Highway
To reduce the amount of household hazardous wastes the following is suggested:
- Buy the least toxic products to do the job.
- Buy only the amount you need for the job.
- Read product labels carefully.
- Reuse or recycle household products, whenever possible.
For more information on disposal of specific items like medicine, paint, CFL and more, read Hazardous Household Waste – it was updated 4/25/2014.
To find out about Hazardous Household Waste collections in your community, contact your local extension office. Find your local office.
Have a great day!
Lorene Bartos, Extension Educator