FREE HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENT
END OF LIFE ELECTRONICS INCLUDED
LAKELAND, FL (March 6, 2014) — On Saturday, April 5th the City of Lakeland’s Solid Waste division in coordination with the Polk County Solid Waste Division is sponsoring a FREE Household Hazardous Waste and End-Of-Life Electronics Collection event from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Items may be dropped off at the Lakeland Center, 701 W. Lime Street, in the south parking lot west of the WONN Radio Station. This Mobile Collection Event is intended to make it more convenient for our community to safely dispose of their waste and discarded electronic equipment.
Household Hazardous Waste - Accepted Materials
Paints, paint thinners, florescent light bulbs, motor oil, drain cleaners, pool chemicals, insecticides, household batteries, etc. No biohazard (medical) waste or business waste will be accepted.
End-Of-Life Electronics – Accepted Materials
Computers, monitors, keyboards, terminals, televisions, stereos, printers, fax machines, video games consoles, wireless devices, etc. No more than five items per household please.
For more information regarding the Hazardous Waste and End of Electronics event, please call Debbie Almon, Solid Waste Supervisor at 863/834-8778. Please visit www.lakelandgov.net for information regarding additional Solid Waste programs.