Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Household hazardous waste are dangerous chemical products from the home. Product labels with danger, poison, and warning or caution indicate a chemical is hazardous to your health and should be used according to the manufacturer's directions. Many of these products should be disposed of properly.

Acceptable Items

  • Paint (oil based and latex)
  • Wood preservative and stain
  • Adhesives and glues
  • Cleaning agents
  • Transmission and brake fluid
  • Pesticides
  • Polishes
  • Pool chemicals
  • Gasoline
  • Propane cylinders
  • Aerosols
  • Batteries, car, and household


Household Hazardous Waste Products cannot be placed in the trash. They must be disposed of properly at the Franklin County Collection Facility. Improper storage and disposal of household hazardous waste can be a health hazard to people, pets, and the environment. Free disposal for Franklin County Residents only, the limit of 10 gallons per household. This is a public service offered by Franklin County and Basin Disposal, Inc.

Special Note

Explosives, asbestos, or commercial waste will not be accepted.