Household Hazardous Waste • Electronic Waste • Document Destruction

Household Hazardous Waste

Everyday in our homes we use and discard many products that are very similar to the hazardous wastes produced by business and industry. Products which are corrosive, flammable, reactive, toxic, or pose a threat to the environment are found in almost every room at home.

• Pesticides, herbicides, and insecticides
• Batteries
• Mothballs
• Paint and paint thinners
• Furniture Strippers and Finishing Products
• Transmission fluid or antifreeze
• Solvents and degreasers
• Nail polish and polish remover
• Oven and drain cleaners
• Metal polishes and rust removes
• Misc. cleaners such as rug and upholstery
• All purpose cleaners and scouring powders

* Collection size is limited to 5 gallons for liquids and 40 pounds for solid materials.

Electronic Waste

Electronic waste or e-waste describes discarded electrical or electronic devices. Used electronics which are destined for reuse, resale, salvage, recycling, or disposal are also considered e-waste. Electronic scrap components such as CPUs, contain potentially harmful materials such as lead, cadmium, ber yllium, or brominated flame retardants from landfills or incinerator ashes.

• Televisions
• Personal computers, laptops, printers
• CPUs, monitors, modems, keyboards,
• VCRs, DVD players, and remotes
• Ink cartridges
• Remotes, power cables
• Cell phones, cordless phones, pagers, electronic games

Document Desctruction

The most common way confidential information gets in the wrong hands is when it’s not handled appropriately. Secure document destruction ensures all paper is destroyed and recycled securely.

• Secure, locked containers
• Protection of all sensitive documents
• Secure chain-of-custody
• Cross cut shredding technology.

Items that are NOT accepted
& alternative disposal locations

Motor Oil

Georgetown Walmart 502-867-8063
Autozone 502-867-1026
Advance Auto Parts 502-867-0101
Limit 5 gallons / location

Large Appliances, Scrap Metal & General Recycling

Rumpke Transfer Station
245 West Yusen Drive


Ken Towery
131 Southgate Drive
Charges $3.00 a tire (not on wheels)

Georgetown Goodyear
1002 Lexington Road #1
Charges $2.50 and up depending on the size.

Tire Discounters
113 Lawson Drive

Medication & Ammunition

Scott County Sheriff Department