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Household Hazardous Waste-Annual Event


2019 Household Hazardous Waste Collection & Free Shredder Day

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The City of Glasgow host a "Household Hazardous Waste" event with the support of a Kentucky Pride grant in the amount of $12,500.00. The City has collected 26,000 pounds (13 tons) of hazardous waste in a 4 hour period. These events are so successful, the City plans to host it annually.





Examples of items collected during this event include:

  • Acids
  • Ammonia
  • Batteries
  • Bleach
  • Cooking Oils
  • Flourescent Lights
  • Fuels/Gas/Oil Mixtures
  • Gasoline
  • Household and Lawn Pesticides
  • Household Cleaners
  • Mercury Thermometers
  • Paint/Paint Thinners
  • Photography Chemicals
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Solvents/Wood Preservatives