You are invited to participate in Bridgeport's Annual Household Hazardous Waste Day on Saturday, October 24 from 9 AM to 11 AM at Blackham School (corner of Thorme Street and Amsterdam Avenue - see map). This annual event is a n opportunity to safely get rid of your household hazardous wastes. Common household hazardous wastes include:
Adhesives, Aerosols, Ammonia, Antifreeze, Artist's Paints, Batteries (household), Brake Fluid, Charcoal Lighter Fluid, Cleaning Solvents, Compuers, Computer Monitors, Disinfectants, Drain Cleaners, Epoxy Products, Floor Care Products, Fungicides, Gasoline, Glues, Herbicides, Insecticides, Kerosene, Moth Balls, Oven Cleaners, Paint Stripper/Thinners, Polishes, Pool Chemicals, Spot and Stain Removers, Transmission Fluid, Turpentine, Televisions, VCR's, Wood Preservatives
DO NOT BRING:
Tires, Medicines/Drugs, Biological Waste, Needles/Syringes, Ammunition, Fire Extinguishers, Explosives or Flares
Bring your waste products in their original containers when possible, and place them in cardboard boxes in your trunk. Enter the school through the entrance on Amsterdam Avenue and remain inside your vehicle. Please have your Connecticut Driver's License ready and the Hazardous Waste Team will empty your trunk. If you have any questions or need assistance, please call Dennis Scinto, Coordinator at 203-576-8023.