Hazardous Materials, Tires & Electronics

Hazardous Materials are ignitable, reactive, toxic, or corrosive. Materials that have these characteristics cannot be disposed of through normal trash collection. They are unsafe for humans, animals, and the environment. Never dispose of hazardous items in the trash, down drains and sewers, or into the environment.

Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Trailer


The hazardous waste drop-off trailer is available every Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the corner of S. Happy Hollow and 15th St.
Please see below the list of materials accepted at the trailer.  There is no cost to drop hazardous waste here. 

Hazardous Waste Collection Center (Prairie Grove)


The Boston Mountain Solid Waste District operates a year-round Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Center in Prairie Grove where residents can drop off many hazardous waste items for free or for a small fee. Please check the lists below to see items accepted at this site. 

Location: 
11398 Bond Road
Prairie Grove.

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 – 11:00 am 


  1. Items Accepted at the Hazardous Waste Trailer
  2. Items Accepted at the Prairie Grove Site

The following items are accepted at the Hazardous Waste Trailer

The trailer is available every Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the corner of S. Happy Hollow and 15th St. 

All containers must be labeled and closed.

  • Batteries
  • Cleaners
  • Oil-based paints
  • Aerosols
  • Flourescent light bulbs (limit:  ten per person)
  • Sharps
  • Pesticides & fertilizers
  • Automotive and cooking oil
  • Mercury items