Residential Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Events


MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority free Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off events for 2019 will be held on Saturdays May 11, June 8, September 14 and October 19. All events will run from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., rain or shine.

  • May 11 and September 14: Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, 500 West Hanover Avenue, Parsippany.
  • June 8: County College of Morris, parking lot #1, 214A Center Grove Rd., Randolph.
  • 19: Pequannock Valley Park, Marvin Road, Pompton Plains.

For questions, contact the MCMUA at (973)829-8006 or click here.

IMPORTANT E-WASTE and LATEX PAINT NOTE:  E-Waste (used consumer electronics) and latex paint will not be accepted.

For Electronic Waste information, click here or call (973) 829-8006.

The list of acceptable hazardous materials at the upcoming MUA drop-off events include pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, oil-based paints, stains, paint thinners and removers, solvents, automotive fluids, lead acid and rechargeable batteries, pool chemicals, and darkroom chemicals.

Also accepted are aerosol cans (not empty), propane and helium cylinders, small quantities of asbestos (wetted, double bagged and sealed with duct tape-100 pound limit), driveway sealant, roofing tar, fluorescent bulbs, PCB-ballasts, mercury thermometers and switches, household cleaning products, muriatic acid.

For an exhaustive list of acceptable materials click here.

Latex paint is not considered hazardous, so it is not accepted. Latex paint should be dried out and disposed of in the trash. Explosive or highly reactive materials, such as picric acid or nitro compounds, will not be accepted.

It is important to note that these events are for residential household waste only, and not for business disposal.

Visit the Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority website for information and directions click here.


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