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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Household Hazardous Material Collection Day to be held April 9th, 2022 from 8 AM - Noon at the Mathews Government Complex.

The collection will take place in the parking lot located at 4876 LA 1 in Mathews, LA. This is a residential service collection only. For those residents that participate, you will be required to show proof of residency.

Accepted Items include: oven cleaners, corrosive cleaners, solvents, toilet and drain cleaners, bleach degreasers, disinfectants, polishes, aerosol cans, cooking oil, glue and pool chemicals, paints, electronic equipment, tires (limit 5 per person), used oil, antifreeze, brake fluid, diesel, fuel, oil filters, herbicides, pesticides, fertilizer, bug spray, batteries, and flammables such as propane.

Items NOT Accepted include: ammunition, explosives, fireworks, fire extinguishers, appliances, furniture, power tools, radioactive devices, and liquid containers larger than five gallons.

For more information, please contact the Solid Waste Department at 985.537.7603.