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St. Landry Household Hazardous Waste Day set for Nov. 2

Posted: 1:02 PM, Oct 28, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-28 14:04:10-04
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St. Landry Parish Solid Waste Disposal District will hold its annual Household Hazardous Waste Day Saturday, November 2, 2019 at St. Landry Parish recycling centers in Opelousas and Eunice.

Its open to all residents of St. Landry Parish. Participants must show proof of residency (Driver's license, water bill, etc.).

This collection is for households only. Large quantities from businesses, farms or commercial operations will not be accepted.

Accepting:

Paints, automobile batteries, motor oil, antifreeze, household cleaners, household chemicals, pesticides, flammables, corrosives, medications, tires (limit five per vehicle), fluorescent tubes and bulbs, other hazardous household products, electronic waste (computers, monitors, printers, scanners, etc.), cell phones and cell phone batteries.

Prohibited: Infectious and ,medical wastes, biological and radioactive materials, compressed gas, cylinders, ammunition, fire extinguishers, smoke detectors and explosives.

For more information contact the St. Landry Parish Recycling Center at 337-942-9576 or 337-457-1336 or Solid Waste Disposal District at 337-826-5211.

This is a free service.