Hazardous waste collection June 3

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is Saturday, June 3, from 8 to 11:30 a.m., at Republic Services. A voucher is required.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day for Laketown Township residents is Saturday, June 3, from 8 to 11:30 a.m., at Republic Services of Holland Westshore Recycling, 4368 60th St.

To control vehicle traffic and quantities of hazardous waste to be disposed, vouchers are required. Vouchers may be picked up at the Republic Services of Holland office before the collection date. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

You will need a valid ID and a current account with Republic to receive a voucher. 

Vouchers are only valid for date noted, must be presented at drop off and will not be issued on the day of the event.

There is a limit of 200 pounds of material per voucher.

Because of the legal chain of custody required on hazardous waste, you will be required to sign a disposal form. Republic Service reserves the right to reject any items.

Accepted Items: Aerosol cans, antifreeze, batteries, battery acids, detergents, degreasers, drain cleaners, fertilizers, gasoline, grease, inks, light bulbs, mercury items, oil, oil-based paints, paint thinner, pesticides, propane, solvents, and thermometers.

Not Accepted: Asbestos items, compost, electronics, freon products, general waste cleaner, latex paint products, lead paint items and tires.

The fall collection date is Sept. 23.