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​Union County Household Hazardous Waste Day 

Posted on 04/14/15

Get Rid of Hazardous and Recyclable Items

Saturday, April 25 April 14, 2015, Monroe, NC – Union County residents can drop off household hazardous waste and other recyclable items at the Church Street parking lot next to the Seaboard Train Station in downtown Monroe on Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

A few of the items Union County residents can drop off are:

  • Household Hazardous Waste – paints, solvents, herbicides, pesticides, cleaners, household chemicals, household batteries, cooking oil, grease and fluorescent bulbs
  • Electronics – computers, laptops, printers, VCRs, cell phones, stereos, televisions, microwaves, vacuums, electronic games, anything with an electric motor, plug or computer chip
  • Tires (off the rim)
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Used motor oil and oil filters
  • Paper – ProShred Security will be on hand to shred your personal and financial documents (limit 5 boxes)

For a complete list of acceptable items, visit Solid Waste Division. No business waste will be accepted. For more information, call Union County Public Works at 704-296-4210. Household Hazardous Waste Day is sponsored by Union County Public Works, City of Monroe, Town of Indian Trail, N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Union County Master Gardeners, ProShred Security, Pesticide Disposal Assistance Program, Sonoco Recycling, RECYCLEMORENC.ORG, U.S. Tire Recycling, Ecoflo, Noble Oil Services, USB Recycling, Metal Recycling Services, and RCS, Inc.