HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY

 Mark your calendar for the December 2, 2017 Household Hazardous Waste Day!
 
Held twice each year, LCG's Household Hazardous Waste Day (HHWD) allows residents a way to properly dispose of household chemicals and electronics. HHWD is a FREE service to those living within the City of Lafayette or unincorporated areas of the parish. Residents are encouraged to take advantage of this event to practice responsible chemical disposal.    
 
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​Chemicals Accepted ​Electronics Accepted ​Will NOT Accept
Paint & Paint Products
Turpentine
Paint Thinner & Stripper
Stains
Gasoline
Chemical Cleaners
Photographic Chemicals
Pesticides
Herbicides Pool Chemicals
Mercury Thermometers
 
 *NOW ACCEPTING*
 
Fluorescent Tubes
Alkaline Batteries
Televisions
CRT Monitors
Computer Hardware
Computer Accessories
Laptops
Processors
Networking Equipment
Circuit boards (any type)
Flat Screen Monitors
Printers
Fax Machines
Toner & Ink Jet Cartridges
Digital Cameras & DVR’s
MP3 & DVD Players
Stereos
DVD Movies & Video Games
Xboxes, PlayStations, Wii
Portable GPS Devices
Cell Phones/Bag Phones
Telephone & Telephone Systems
Security Systems
Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS)
• Telephone & Computer Cables
 
X NO Copiers
X NO Automotive or Rechargeable Batteries
X NO Motor Oil
X NO Antifreeze
X NO Compressed Gas Cylinders
X NO Tires
X NO Compact Florescent Bulbs
X NO Appliances
X NO Fire/Smoke Detectors
X NO Commercial Waste
X NO Medical Waste
X NO Medicine
X NO Explosives
(including ammunition)
X NO Radioactive Material
X NO PCB Oil

 

For a list of places to dispose of above items we do NOT accept, see below.

 Ensure all liquid items are secure as leaky containers will not be accepted.  
*​For Lafayette City and Unincorporated Lafayette Parish Residents ONLY*
For more information call 291-5637.
 
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WHERE TO RECYCLE ITEMS WE DO NOT ACCEPT

Call to get business details, as items may change.
 
              Rechargeable Batteries
§  Best Buy-Lithium ion only
§  Batteries Plus
 
              Automotive Batteries
§  Louisiana Scrap Metal
§  Most Automotive Stores (i.e. Auto Zone, Firestone, Advance Auto Parts, Pep Boys)
 
              Motor Oil
§  Most Automotive Stores
§  Wal-Mart
 
              Antifreeze
§  Firestone
§  Pep Boys (5639 Johnson Street)
§  Take 5 Oil Change (1500 Pinhook or 3120 Ambassador Caffery)
 
              Compressed Gas Cylinders
§  Ameri-Gas: 2317 N. University Ave.
 
              Tires
§  Public Works South District Yard: 1017 Fortune Road (291-7072)
§  Colt Inc: 1223 Delhomme Ave., Scott, La.
 
              Compact Fluorescent Bulbs
§  Home Depot
 
              Appliances
§  Louisiana Scrap Metal
§  1x per month curbside (visit Bulky Waste map at lafayettela.gov for designated  week)
 
              Fire Extinguishers
§  Gulf Land Fire Safety Inc., Carencro, La.
 
              Medicine
§  Most local Pharmacies (call ahead)