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For any of the programs listed below, please call 440-3488 for questions.

RESIDENTIAL Sharps Disposal Drop-off

A new program starting January 15, 2015 for residents of Miami County.

For more information see flyer.


RESIDENTIAL Light Bulb Recycling Drop-off


This program is charged at the regular tipping fee. Only 10 bulbs will be accepted per visit. NO commercial or industrial generated bulbs will be accepted.

LIGHT BULBS ACCEPTED- Fluorescent tubes – 4’ & 8’, Shatter shield tubes – 4’ & 8’, Compact fluorescent bulbs, HID bulbs, U-bent/circular bulbs and Incandescent bulbs


Household Hazardous Waste

In 2016, the HHW drop-off will run weekly, from April - October, every Wednesday from 9 am - 1 pm at the Transfer Station.

Please note that there are costs to residents for this program of $1 per pound.

Hazardous waste generated from any commercial/industrial process will NOT be accepted at these events.

Materials taken include:

  • Paint cans (latex and acrylic). Aerosol cans of paint are also taken.
    NOTE: Paints can be dried if mixed with kitty litter or sawdust and put in the regular trash. As long as the paint is in a solid form, it is not considered hazardous. If paint cans are empty, they can also be put into the regular trash. Keep in mind that a can of paint can weigh from 8 - 12 pounds.

 

Also, please refer to the Household Paint Program tab under the Transfer Station .

 
  • Strippers
  • Pool chemicals
  • Gasoline/Kerosene
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Household cleaners
  • Antifreeze
  • Varnishes and Stains
 
  • Wax/Adhesives/Sealants
  • Pesticides
  • Transmission Fluid
  • Mercury
  • Turpentine
  • Fertilizers
  • Unknown chemicals



Materials NOT taken:

  • Medical Wastes
  • Commercial Hazardous Wastes
  • Needles, Syringes & other Sharps
  • Electronics
  • Ammunition
  • Explosives
 

Procedures for Packing and Transporting Household Hazardous Waste

  • Keep products in their original containers. Do not mix products. Make sure lids are tightly sealed. Label materials that are not in their original containers.
  • Place leaking containers in a larger, plastic container with a tight-fitting lid.
  • Secure products upright in cardboard box so that they do not tip over in transport.
  • Transport products in the back of a pickup truck or in a car trunk. Ensure adequate ventilation if transported in car passenger compartment.
  • Keep flammables out of direct sunlight and away from sources of heat, spark, flame or ignition. Do not smoke.

 


Tree Waste Disposal

Residents can bring in their tree waste for disposal. The normal tipping fee of $57.80 per ton applies to this material. Rates are prorated.

For other yard waste material other than tree waste, check with your city or jurisdiction to see if they have a program.


RESIDENTIAL Paint Disposal

For RESIDENTS of Miami County, proper disposal of HOUSEHOLD PAINT ONLY is offered at the Miami County Transfer Station.

  • Latex and oil base paint only
  • No mixing of paint with any other flammable materials
  • No aerosol paints
  • A limit of 15 gallons will be accepted per day from a customer
  • No paint will be accepted from commercial or industrial generators or trade contractors
  • No source separated loads of paint will be accepted from commercial haulers
  • Paint must be in original containers with the lid properly sealed
  • Miami County Transfer Station employees have the right to reject any loads of paint that are not within these guidelines.

The cost of disposal is the same as regular municipal solid waste across the scales, with a minimum charge being applied.



Electronics Recycling


   

Reconnect Program

Goodwill and Dell have a partnership for recycling computers and other items. The stores in Troy and Piqua take these items. Just call the store beforehand if there are questions. Goodwill is not accepting TVs at this time.
Find out about the Reconnect Program: http://reconnectpartnership.com/