Household Hazardous Waste Day - Free Disposal

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
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Location: 
Mission Flats Landfill – 3095 Mission Flats Rd

Bring your household chemicals to this free drop-off event. All waste will be disposed of in an environmentally safe manner.

ACCEPTED (Residential quantities only)

  • aerosol cans
  • antifreeze
  • brake fluid
  • cleaning products
  • driveway sealer
  • fertilizers
  • paint (full or partially full cans)
  • paint thinner
  • pool and hot tub chemicals
  • gasoline, motor oil, propane, and butane
  • herbicides, pesticides, and insecticides
  • thermometers and thermostats

NOT ACCEPTED

  • asbestos
  • biohazardous waste
  • radioactive materials
  • ammunition or explosives
  • waste containing PCBs
  • commercial, institutional, or industrial waste

FREE EVERY DAY

Mission Flats Landfill accepts many items for free- every day! No need to wait in line to recycle these items:

  • Household paint and aerosols**
  • Flammable liquids**
  • Domestic pesticides**
  • Gasoline**
  • Light bulbs and fixtures
  • Electronics
  • Small appliances
  • Batteries

** In original containers only

Important information for this year’s event:

  • Prepare an easily accessible load (i.e. box in the trunk of a car or truck box).
  • Remain in your vehicle—staff will unload your items, but please note staff will not be accessing back  seats of vehicles to collect items.
  • Expect longer wait times as we follow COVID-19 protocols.
  • Commercial volumes of materials will not be accepted.

Visit Kamloops.ca/HazardousWaste for more information on Hazardous Waste.

For more information about the event call 250-828-3461.