Hazardous Waste

To schedule a pick-up of Appliances, Scrap Metal, TVs and Monitors call (617) 376-7556 at least 2 full business days before your regular trash pick-up day.

2021 Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Day

October 02, 2021 
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

55 Sea St, Quincy, MA

This event is for Quincy residents only. A MA Driver’s License with a Quincy address is required. When gathering products for the event leave materials in original containers and tighten all caps and lids. Sort and pack items separately in sturdy upright boxes. NEVER MIX CHEMICALS. Do not smoke while handling hazardous material and do not bring children in the car with you.   Latex paint is not hazardous waste.   Not for commercial disposal.

 COVID-19 Pandemic Guidelines
  • Do not exit vehicle.  You will be asked to leave.
  • Clean Harbors will accept hazardous waste from pick-up beds, trunks and from the back of SUVs.
  • Nothing will be accepted from the cab or nothing may be handed to the attendant.
  • Clean Harbors will not return any containers.

What To Bring

  • Antifreeze
  • Artist Supplies
  • Brake Fluid
  • Car Wax, Polish
  • Carburetor Cleaner
  • Chemical Fertilizers
  • Chemistry Sets
  • Drain and Toilet Cleaner
  • Driveway Sealer
  • Engine Degreaser
  • Fiberglass Resin
  • Flea Control Products
  • Fuels/Gasoline/Kerosene
  • Fungicides
  • Furniture Polish
  • Hobby Supplies
  • Latex Paint
  • Lighter Fluid
  • Mercury items
    • Items include: Fluorescent Light Tubes, "Swirly" Light Bulbs, Thermometers, Thermostats, Button-Cell Batteries, Ni-Cad Batteries, Lithium Batteries, Flow meters and Mercury Switches.
  • Metal Polish
  • Model Glue
  • Moth Balls
  • Ni-cad, Lithium batteries (accepted year round)
  • Oil based paint
  • Oven Cleaner
  • Paint Strippers/Cleaners
  • Photo Chemicals
  • Poisons/Insecticides
  • Roofing Tar
  • Rubber Cement
  • Rug and Upholstery Cleaner
  • Solvent/Adhesives
  • Spot Remover
  • Stains/Varnishes
  • Swimming Pool Chemicals
  • Transmission Fluid
  • Weed Killers
  • Wood Preservatives

What Not To Bring

  • PCB's
  • Ammunition/fireworks
  • Asbestos
  • Commercial or industrial waste
  • Explosives/combustible engines
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Infectious/biological waste
  • Prescription medicines/syringes
  • Radioactive Smoke detectors
  • Tires

How To Bring It

  • Leave material in original containers
  • Tighten caps and lids
  • Sort and pack separately; oil paint, pesticides, and household cleaners
  • Pack containers in sturdy upright boxes
  • Pack your car and drive directly to the site
  • NEVER SMOKE while handling hazardous materials