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Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Nov 18

From Bridget Compton
Adair County Solid Waste Coordinator

Residents of Adair County will have the opportunity to dispose of household hazardous waste items from 8amCT to NoonCT on Saturday, November 18, 2023, at the Adair County Road Department, 62 Service Rd, Columbia KY.

This service is provided by Judge Executive Larry Russell Bryant, Adair County Fiscal Court, and the Division Of Waste Management.

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
  • Bleach
  • Drain Cleaners
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Mercury
  • Roofing tar
  • Driveway sealant
  • Moth balls
  • Household cleaners
  • Floor cleaners
  • Ammonia
  • Metal polish

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

Directions: Service Road is the next road on the left past Day & Day Feed

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 2023-10-20 09:03:03
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