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Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Nov 5.

From Bridget Compton
Solid Waste Coordinator

Judge Executive Gale Cowan, the Adair County Fiscal Court, and the Division Of Waste Management will be providing a Household Hazardous Waste collection event for the residents of Adair County from 8amCT to NoonCT on Saturday, November 5, 2022, at the Adair County Road Department, 62 Service Rd, Columbia KY. Service Road is across from Harvey Ellis Motors on Hwy 55N.

Items that WILL be accepted:
  • Aerosol cans--all aerosol cans will be accepted
  • Antifreeze---NO mixtures will be accepted
  • Batteries (all types)---Alkaline, Ni Cad, Lithium, Lead Acid
  • Corrosives/Flammables (fuel, kerosene etc.)
  • Oil---used motor oil
  • Gasoline
  • Paint
  • Pesticides (2 gallon/2 lbs. limit per vehicle
  • Insecticides
  • Propane Tank---(20lbs limit)
  • Bulbs---CFL bulbs, 4ft tubes and 8ft tubes
  • Pool chemicals
  • Drain Cleaners
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Mercury
  • Roofing tar
  • Driveway sealant
  • Moth balls
  • Household cleaners
  • Floor cleaners
  • Ammonia
  • Metal polish
  • Bleach

Items that will NOT be accepted include:
  • Appliances
  • Fertilizers
  • Medications---Medical waste
  • Tires
  • Explosives
  • Electronic wastes
  • Ammunition
  • Fireworks
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Asbestos
  • Trash/Household trash
The vendor will not accept from any business. The vendor reserves the right to refuse any waste deemed unsafe to handle or unsuitable for the collection.

Have questions about an item you would like to dispose of? Call your Adair County Solid Waste Coordinator Bridget Compton at (270)-384-4703.

This story was posted on 2022-09-21 19:01:52
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