Household Hazardous Waste
Hazardous Waste - Overview
Pasco County offers many environmental and hazardous waste programs for homeowners Opens a New Window. and businesses Opens a New Window. . Some of these programs have been ongoing for years and others are developed as new environmental issues come to light. All programs are oriented towards achieving one major goal: to protect human health and our environment. Several of these programs target human health and the environment directly while others reach this same goal indirectly.
Pasco County invests lots of time and energy educating our county residents, young and not so young alike, through the school system for youngsters and through workshops, associations and civic clubs for our adult population. The County provides speakers to lecture on a variety of subjects and can accommodate residents interested in touring some of our facilities.
Hazardous Waste is a component of the integrated and comprehensive solid waste management system for the citizens of Pasco County.
Our goals are:
- To address hazardous waste levels generated in order that residents and small businesses of Pasco County may dispose of hazardous waste in an environmentally-safe manner and remove such materials from the municipal solid waste stream.
- To apply industry-acceptable methods of preventing marketable raw materials from entering the waste stream.
In addition to our formal programs, County staff participates in numerous public events including Earth Day, the County Fair, Coastal Cleanup, Health and Safety Expos, planned days, Emergency Managements events and other public activities.
For more information please call: (813) 929-2755 ext. 2046.
- West Pasco Resource Recovery Facility 14606 Hays Road, Spring Hill
- East Pasco Transfer Station. - 9626 Handcart Road, Dade City
Household Hazardous Waste Items
The Household Hazardous Waste Center is open during regular hours. However, if you need assistance, or want to keep your container, please check the East or West pages to see attendant hours.
|Computer Monitor, Tower, or Laptop||$5|
|Propane Tank - 20lbs||$5|
|Propane Tank - 50lbs||$5|
|TV - up to 35"||$5|
|TV - 36" and up, Projection, or Console||$10|
Household Hazardous Waste Items at No Charge
|Ballasts||Battery Acid||Cleaning Chemicals|
|Fertilizers||Fluorescent Light Bulbs or CFL's||Household Batteries|
|Gasoline or Diesel Fuel||Latex Paint||Lead Acid Batteries|
|Mineral Spirits||Pool Chemicals||Power Steering Fluid|
|Transmission Fluid||Used Motor Oil||Wood Stains|