Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day 2017
Posted on: March 1, 2017
To facilitate safe disposal of hazardous household waste, Jones County will host a countywide collection event on April 8, 2017 from 8 am to noon at the Laurel Fairgrounds. The Jones County Household Hazardous Waste Program is a free program and a great opportunity for Laurel residents to dispose of their household hazardous waste in an environmentally friendly way.
1457 Ellisville Blvd
Laurel, MS 3944o
This is the only county-wide household hazardous waste collection date scheduled for this year.
These items should be recycled:
Aerosol cans, paint, lead-based paint chips, solvent and thinners
Chemicals for pools, photography and other hobbies
Rechargeable tools, household batteries and lead-acid batteries
Consumer electronics such as:
- VCRs and DVD players
Media recycling such as:
- Cassette tapes
- Vinyl records
- Game cartridges and discs
Household hazardous wastes mercury items like
- CFLs, fluorescent and HID lamps
- Old thermostats and thermometers
Automotive wastes such as:
- Oil and oil filters
- Fuel additives
- Starter fluid
For more information, contact the office of Public Relations by email at email@example.com or by phone at 601-428-7376.