A household hazardous waste drop-off day is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9 at the P.S. 99 Stanley M. Makowski Early Childhood Center, 1095 Jefferson Ave., Buffalo 14208.
Items that can be brought to the site for free and safe disposal include:
- Pesticides, fertilizers, pool and household chemicals and cleaners (limit 2 gallons)
- Oil-based paints, spray cans (limit 10 gallons)
- Paint thinner, stripper and solvents (limit 2 gallons)
- Batteries – lead acid and rechargeable but not alkaline
- Oil, gasoline, kerosene and antifreeze (limit 10 gallons)
- Mercury from thermometers, thermostats or metal
- Propane tanks and cylinders, empty or full
- Electronic waste including TVs, computers, printers, etc.
Tires can only be dropped off at 197 Broadway from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Fore more information, call 311 or 851-5014 or go to buffalorecycles.org.