Household Hazardous Waste

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Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) refers to the items and substances generated in the home that are potentially hazardous to people and the environment if not handled responsibly when the owner is done with them. These items and substances can be flammable, poisonous, corrosive, or may even be explosive. VIWMA requests your assistance in helping us to keep HHW out of the environment and the landfills and transfer station by participating in the HHW Program.

The HHW Program currently only accepts electronic devices and fluorescent bulbs from residents. Call for more information and about the program for government agencies and small generator businesses.

Common examples of HHW include:

 - Bleach  - Adhesives  - Cleaning Chemicals
 - Drain Cleaner  - Antifreeze  - Batteries
 - Hydrogen Peroxide          - Pesticides & Rodenticides          - Fluorescent Bulbs
 - Paints & Sealants  - Liquid Fuels & Used Oil  - Electronic Devices  

There are many other types of HHW too!

HHW Collection Centers are OPEN!


Electronic Devices & Fluorescent Bulbs
Until Further Notice

BOVONI - St. Thomas 775- 5031        WILLIAM'S DELIGHT - St. Croix 712-4962

OPEN: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays from 9:00am to 3:00pm

St. Thomas - 4th Saturday 9am - 1pm. St. Croix - 2nd Saturday 9am - 1pm

Stay tuned for more information - Coming Soon!

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