FYI - - City of Peoria posted the information below regarding their upcoming Hazardous Waste Collection. Now you can take care of these items you've been putting to the side wondering "what in the world do I do with these things?" 


HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION

The City of Peoria is accepting appointments for the collection of household hazardous waste from Peoria residents. This HHW event will run from April 22nd to May 10th. There is no charge to the resident for this service. Peoria residents can sign up for this service by visiting us at www.peoriaaz.gov/HHW or by calling us at 623-773-7836.  Acceptable items include:
 
HOUSEHOLD 
Household Chemicals Marked Dangerous
Paint Thinners
Pesticides/Insecticides
Oil Based Paint--limit 5 gallons per household
Rechargeable Batteries

AUTOMOTIVE
Auto Batteries
Gas--limit 5 gallons per household
Motor Oil--5 gallons per household
Antifreeze--limit 5 gallons per household

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED
Ammunition
Appliances
Electronics
Radioactive Materials
Explosives
Medical Waste
Prescription Drugs
Sharps
Commercial Waste
Latex Paint
Tires