Summary of Household Hazardous Waste Collection Programs
The municipalities listed on this page conduct HHW collections either through collection days or at a permanent HHW facility. Click on each link to learn more about these HHW programs. Attention: Municipality links listed on the lower portion of this page go off DEC's website.
This information is subject to change. Prior to handling or transporting any hazardous materials, contact your local municipality for the most current information on their HHW programs.
DEC Region 1
631-451-6222 - Permanent Facility at the landfill open every Saturday and 31 weekdays. Call for hours.
516-378-2200 - HHW collection days monthly except during winter. Includes collections for East Meadow, Long Beach, South Bellmore, Bay Park-East Rockaway, Levittown, Uniondale, Franklin Square and Baldwin.
North Hempstead Solid Waste Management Authority
516-767-4600 - Four HHW collection days per year.
631-727-3200 ext. 391 - Two HHW collections per year.
631-283-5210 - Two HHW collection days per year.
631-734-7685 - Call for dates/times.
DEC Region 2
New York City
NYC Dept. of Sanitation collects limited types of wastes. See their website.
DEC Region 3
Dutchess County Resource Recovery Agency
845-463-6020 - Eight collection days per year.
Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority
845-364-2444 - Permanent Facility in Pomona is open from 8AM - 1PM Monday -Friday, and additionally on 10-12 targeted weekend days.
914-813-5425 - Permanent Facility in Valhalla is open by appointment on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 AM - 2:50 PM.
DEC Region 4
518-869-3651 - HHW collections monthly except during winter.
518-783-2827 - One collection day per year.
518-386-2225 - Permanent facility at 24 Hetcheltown Road in Glenville open one day per month except in winter. Call for details.
607-746-2128 - One HHW collection day per year.
Montgomery-Otsego-Schoharie SWM Authority
518-296-8884 - Various collection events. Call for details.
607-547-4303 - One HHW collection day per year.
518-234-3751 - One HHW collection day per year.
DEC Region 5
802-223-7221 - Two HHW collection days per year
518-371-6651 ext 229 - One HHW collection day per year.
518-736-5501 - One HHW collection day per year.
DEC Region 6
315-785-9072 - One HHW collection day per year.
Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority
315-733-1224 - Permanent Facility open Monday - Saturday all year long for HHW material. Accept paints, chemicals and other HHW liquids Monday - Saturday from April !st - September 31st.
DEC Region 7
607-778-6432 - Permanent Facility open 1st and 3rd Saturdays and 1st Wednesday of each month. Also open to residents of Tioga County by appointment.
315-253-1203 - One HHW collection day per year.
607-337-1790 - HHW collection every other year.
315-361-8408 - HHW collections by appointment at the HHW Facilities in Syracuse or Utica.
Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency
315-453-2870 - Two HHW collection days per year.
315-685-3473 - HHW collections on as needed basis. Call for details.
315-591-9200 - Permanent facility open May through September. Call for details.
607-565-8130 - HHW collections held every other year.
607-273-4496 - Permanent Facility in Ithaca open 3rd Saturday of every month from April-November.
DEC Region 8
607-734-4453 - One HHW collection every year.
Genesee, Livingston, and Wyoming Counties
GLOW SWM Committee
585-344-2580 ext. 5463 or 800-836-1154 - One HHW collection held every year on rotating basis in each county.
585-760-7600 - Permanent Facility in Rochester collections throughout the year by appointment only.
607-535-7161 - One HHW collection every year.
315-539-1945 - One HHW collection per year.
607-664-2460 - One collection per year.
Wayne and Yates Counties
Western Finger Lakes Solid Waste Management Authority
315-946-7650 - HHW Collections held on an as needed basis. Call for details.
DEC Region 9
716-268-9230 - One HHW collection every year.
1-800-248-7719 or 938-9121, ext. 2486 - One or two HHW collections every year.
716-985-4785 - Two collections every year.
716-858-6800 - HHW collections in three municipalities.
Town of Tonawanda
716-875-8822 - Call for details.
716-434-6568 - There are three HHW drop-off points in Niagara County where HHW is accepted on appointment basis April thru October. Call to set up an appointment for drop-off.