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Orange County Utilities Hosts Community Collection of Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste

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ORANGE COUNTY – Orange County Utilities invites eligible Orange County residents* to its Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Community Collection Event on Saturday, January 24, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hunter’s Creek Elementary School located at 4650 Town Center Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32837. Participants will have the opportunity to properly dispose of hazardous and electronic waste – free of charge.

The following items will be accepted:

Paint
Cooking oil
Flammable liquids
Cleaning fluids
Pesticides
Pool chemicals
Vehicle batteries
Drain cleaners
Brake fluids & antifreeze
Propane tanks (20-lb. max)
Stereos
Televisions
Computers
Telephones
DVD players

Participants are prohibited from bringing biologically active materials, radioactive materials, explosives, tires, or ammunition.

*Eligible participants include residents of unincorporated Orange County and the cities of Apopka, Ocoee, Orlando, Windermere, and Winter Garden only. Proof of residency is required.

For more information, please call the Orange County Utilities Solid Waste Hotline at (407) 836-6601, visit us at our Household Hazardous Waste page, or send an email to Solid.Waste@ocfl.net.