El Paso County Clean Sweep Hazardous Household Waste Events

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El Paso County, CO, Monday, March 11, 2019 – The El Paso County Community Services Department, Environmental Division will hold four Clean Sweep Household Hazardous Waste events in 2019. These events are free to all El Paso and Teller county residents for the recycling and proper disposal of residential household hazardous waste items, large TVs, mattresses, tires, etc.

Dates and Registration

Registration is required for each of the events.

The events are from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and are located at the El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility, 3255 Akers Drive, Colorado Springs. Call 719-520-7878 for more information.

Accepted and Not-Accepted Items

ACCEPTED ITEMS

  • Automotive products (Motor oil limit is ten gallons per vehicle)
  • Batteries
  • Fluorescent lighting (limited to 100’ feet per household)
  • Household chemicals
  • Lawn and garden chemicals
  • Mattresses and Box Springs (limit four (4) total pieces per household)
  • Paint and paint products
  • Electronics, including TVs or monitors any size (Limit three (3) TOTAL TVs and/or monitors any size)
  • Tires (Limited to nine (9) per household)

Waste must be in labeled, non-leaking containers. Any unacceptable items will be rejected.

NOT ACCEPTED:

  • Business Waste
  • Containers larger than 5 gallons
  • Lab grade or industrial chemicals or products
  • Medications
  • Trash
  • Unlabeled or leading containers

 

Event dates

Location El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility (map)
3255 Akers Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80922
Date/Time Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Location El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility (map)
3255 Akers Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80922
Date/Time Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Location El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility (map)
3255 Akers Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80922
Date/Time Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Location El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility (map)
3255 Akers Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80922
Date/Time Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm