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Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Offered for Alpharetta Residents

Released April 19, 2021 08:30 AM

City of Alpharetta residents have an opportunity to have their household hazardous waste and paint either recycled or properly disposed of through a one-day recycling collection event on Saturday, May 22, 2021.  Common items to be accepted include paint and paint related substances, gasoline that isn’t usable, home and garden chemicals, poisons, and many other substances. 

Important: This collection requires pre-registration and the form can be found below.


Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection - Registration Info


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There is no charge for disposal of acceptable items.  Refer to the registration form for a more complete listing. Please note that we are unable to offer this collection to Alpharetta businesses.  

Once registered, items will be accepted on May 22nd between the hours of 9:00 am and 1:00 pm with no exceptions. Residents will be instructed to wear a face covering and remain in their vehicle at the collection site while technicians unload their vehicles.

What do you have to do?

• Submit a completed pre-registration form by Thursday, May 20, 2021. You will get a return confirmation.

• Bring your confirmation form with your items on May 22, 2021.

• Safely transport items to the collection site keeping them in original containers and separated.

 

For more information on the event please contact Terry Porter at tporter@alpharetta.ga.us or call 678-297-6213.


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    Household Hazardous Waste

    The city offers two full-scale community collections of many household hazardous wastes and paints each year. The collections occur in spring and fall. Paint (excluding latex paint – see below) and paint products, automotive fluids, and home and garden chemicals are accepted at these collections. The collection service is free but quantities may be limited. Participation is limited to residents within city limits and registration is required. Please contact the city’s Public Works Department for more information at 678-297-6200.



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