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Posted on: April 8, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Region 2000 Services Authority Offers Household Hazardous Waste & Electronic Recycling Days

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LYNCHBURG, VA - The Region 2000 Services Authority operates three (3) Household Hazardous Waste & Electronic Recycling collection days annually. These dates are opportunities for citizens to properly dispose of material which should not be put in the landfill or poured down the drain due to toxicity or the potential for pollution of groundwater.

The dates for the 2019 year are: Saturday, April 13; Saturday, June 8; and Saturday, October 12. On these dates, items will be accepted at the Concord Convenience Center, located at 2525 Concord Turnpike, Lynchburg, VA 24504, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This service is available to residents only in Lynchburg and counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Campbell and Nelson and the towns of Amherst, Altavista, and Brookneal.

Citizens Will Need to Bring The Following:

For citizens in need of a voucher form, please call the correlating agency for your location:

  • Amherst County residents; (434) 846-3324
  • Appomattox County residents; (434) 352-8184
  • Nelson County residents; (434) 263-7098

Acceptable Materials

Acids

Flammables

Pesticides

Aerosols

Furniture Stripper

Photo Chemicals/Solvents

Antifreeze

Herbicides

Polishes

Auto Starter

Kerosene

Pool Chemicals

Brake Fluid

Lighter Fluids

Poisons

Batteries

Light Bulbs

Solvents & Thinners

Cleaners

Oven Cleaners

Used Motor Oil

Corrosives

Oxidizers

Weed Killers

Drain Openers

Oil Based Paints

Wood Preservatives

 

Acceptable Electronics

Computer Monitors

(CRT’s, Plasma, LCD, etc.)

Computer Systems

(CPU units)

Circuit Boards

Electronic Components

Laptop/Notebook Computers

Network hubs, modems, routers

Televisions

(console, projection screen, plasma, etc.)

Computer Accessories

(keyboards, speakers, cables, etc.)

Toner/ink cartridges

Basically, anything with a cord!

 

Unacceptable Materials

Agent Orange

Liquefied Asbestos

Stomp

Ammunition

Medical Waste

TCDD

Dioxin

Pathological Waste


Explosives

55 gallon drums of anything


General Household

Garbage

PCB’s


Gas Cylinders

PROWL


Oil Tanks

Prozine


Kepone

Radioactives

(eg., smoke detectors)


Latex Paint

Recyclables

(glass, plastics, aluminum, etc.)


 

Please note:

  • Items must be recycled in non-returnable containers.
  • There is no fee for the HHW collection service.
  • DO NOT BRING LATEX PAINT

For questions, please visit the Region 2000 Services Authority Household Hazardous and Electronic Waste website at: https://www.region2000servicesauthority.org/household-hazardous-waste.html, or you may contact the Region 2000 Services Authority at (434) 455-6086, or via email at: servicesauthority@region2000.org.

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