Hazardous Waste Day Nov. 20

Sep 30, 2021

The town will be hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, Nov. 20, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Municipal Maintenance Department’s 95 Charge Pond Rd. location.

The event will be open to Wareham and Carver residents.

People must stay in their cars. A valid transfer station sticker is required to participate in this event. All containers and boxes must be left at the site.

The event will accept: acids, aerosol cans, ammonia and bowl cleaners, bleach, brush cleaners, bug killers, degreasers, drain cleaners, fertilizers, fire extinguishers, flammable liquids/solvents, herbicides, household cleaners & solvents, over-the-counter medicines, oven cleaners, lead-based, oil-based and latex paints, paint thinner, stains, varnishes, swimming pool chemicals, waxes, weed killer, batteries, anti-freeze, motor oil (20 gallon limit), propane, spent gasoline, and products containing mercury (thermometers, thermostats, float switches), etc. 

The event will not accept commercial or industrial hazardous waste, fluorescent bulbs or tubes, tires, PCDs, medical waste, ammunition, explosives, fireworks, biological materials, radioactive materials and asbestos. No sharps or syringes will be accepted.