Household Hazardous Waste Remote Collection Event This Saturday

December 04, 2019  
Paint cans and e-waste at a household waste collection event

With a focus on addressing blight and poor neighborhood conditions, the City of Jacksonville offers citizens opportunities and events that encourage appropriate disposal of waste and other debris throughout Jacksonville. One of these many efforts is through the Solid Waste Division, which hosts household hazardous waste (HHW) and electronic waste (e-waste) mobile collection events throughout the year.
 

The next collection will take place at Mandarin Park (14780 Mandarin Road – 32223) from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. 
 
Types of waste which may be brought to the mobile collection sites include:
 
Household Hazardous Waste    

  • Paint
  • Thermometers and thermostats
  • Drain cleaners
  • Pool chemicals
  • Aerosol cans
  • Pesticides
  • Antifreeze
  • Fertilizer
  • Acids
  • Gunpowder
  • Ammunition and fireworks
  • Fluorescent bulbs and tubes, including CFL light bulbs
  • 20-pound propane cylinders
  • Paint thinners and paint strippers
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Photographic chemicals
 
E-waste
  • Televisions
  • Computer monitors
  • Computer terminals
  • CPUs
  • Keyboards
  • Printers
  • Scanners
  • Stereo equipment
  • Radios
  • VCRs
  • DVDs
  • Camcorders
  • Desk and mobile phones
  • Pagers
  • Power tools
  • Small kitchen appliances (e.g., microwaves, toaster ovens)
  • Health and beauty appliances
For more information, call 904-387-8847 or visit the solid waste website.