The JB Green Team will be holding a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the old K-Mart parking lot at the Ohio Valley Mall in St. Clairsville. Proof of residency is required. No HHW materials can be accepted from businesses or industries under the rules of the OHIO EPA.
Residents from both Belmont and Jefferson counties can bring the following clearly and properly labeled items to the event:
Household Cleaners bleach, ammonia, carpet cleaner, oven cleaner
Lawn & Garden Chemicals pesticides and herbicides
Various Pool Chemicals; aerosols
Oil-based paint and paint-related products such as thinner, primer, stain, sealer, varnish and shellac
Solvents, strippers, turpentine, Wood preservatives
Kerosene, lighter Fluid, Gasoline
Roof Coating and driveway sealer
Light bulbs with mercury, including 4 ft., 8 ft., U-Bend, Circular, or Incandescent compact fluorescents
Batteries Lead Acid, Lithium, NiCad, Alkaline, Mercury
Automotive Fluids - Motor oil, Antifreeze, Transmission Fluid
Propane cylinders (grill-sized and smaller), Fire Extinguishers, Freon/Helium Cylinders
Mercury and Mercury debris
Items that will NOT be accepted include:
No Contractor, industry or school waste
No PCBs, transformers and capacitors
No Compressed Gases (other than propane)
No Medical/Infectious wastes
No DEA Controlled Substances
No Smoke Detectors/Radioactive waste
No Computers, Televisions and Tires
To provide safe traffic flow in and out of the collection, we ask residents to follow traffic ENTRANCE/EXIT SIGNS. For safety purposes, we ask that you remain in your vehicle and allow the HHW collection company staff to remove all the items from the vehicle.
Please contact one of the JB Green Team Offices at (740) 296-5376 or (740) 266-6899 if you have any questions. Information on the collection can also be found at www.jbgreenteam.org under "upcoming Events".