Dearborn residents are invited to take part in the next Wayne County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, which is 8 a.m.–2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14 in Taylor.

The drop off is at the Wayne County Community College District’s Downriver Campus, 21000 Northline Road in Taylor.HHW materials

Proof of Wayne County residency is required.

Residents can safely dispose of hazardous items, including (partial list):

  • household paints, stains, dyes
  • floor care items, furniture polish, bathroom cleaners
  • lawn and garden chemicals, pesticides, fertilizers
  • antifreeze, motor oil, gasoline
  • automotive batteries, dry cell batteries, propane tanks
  • old computers, printers, scanners, TV’s, cell phones, fax machines
  • mercury containing thermometers, thermostats and elemental mercury
  • fluorescent light bulbs (standard and compact)
  • smoke detectors, fire extinguishers
  • pharmaceutical waste (Non –controlled Substances only)
  • CRT televisions and CRT monitors

For more information, call Wayne County at (734) 326-3936 or visit


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