Household Hazardous Waste

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HHW Facility

    Hazardous Waste is characterized by being either Corrosive, Flammable, Reactive, or Toxic.

Residents of St. Lucie County can bring acceptable Household Hazardous Waste to the Solid Waste Baling & Recycling Facility for disposal FREE of charge. The facility is permitted to accept ONLY home-generated hazardous waste from St. Lucie County residents within the following quantities: up to 5 gallons of liquid per household per day and up to 100 pounds of dry/granular material per household per day. Business generated or commercial hazardous waste will NOT be accepted under any circumstances.



 The Facility is NOT Permitted to Accept:
 - Ammunition (Bullets, Shotgun Shells, etc.)
 - Bio-hazardous Waste (Sharps/Needles)
 - Business Generated or Commercial Hazardous Waste
 - Explosives (Dynamite, Fireworks, etc.)
 - Flares
 - Latex Paint* Please see disposal information below.
 - Medication
 - Radioactive Waste (Smoke Alarms/Detectors)
 - X-Rays

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*Latex Paint is water based and not considered hazardous, but it MUST be completely dried to a solid before disposing in your trash.  Click here for information about drying latex paint.

 Businesses looking for Hazardous Waste Information please click the following link: Small Quantity Generator Program

Solid Waste Baling & Recycling Facility
6120 Glades Cut-Off Road 
Fort Pierce, FL 34981
Phone: 772-462-1768


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