Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Household Hazardous Waste materials are just that; hazardous materials that 

Hazardous waste materials are just that: hazardous. Not only can they be dangerous for you and your health, they are dangerous to the environment too, and should never go into your community’s regular trash.

Below are some local disposal resources.

  1. Mercury Disposal
  2. Glucose Monitors & Sharps
  3. Microwave Ovens
  4. Prescription Drugs
  5. Radioactive materials
  6. Cleaning Supplies
  7. Household Hazardous Waste
  8. Motor Oils

Michigan Mercury Collection Program

US Ecology partnered with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Mercury Collection Program.  This effort promoted the collection and proper recycling of mercury.

This program has ended, although if you need assistance safely disposing of Mercury or Mercury Containing Devices please call 800-592-5489 or email

Please check the Michigan Recycling Directory 

June, 2019

If you are aware of other recycling opportunities locally; please let us know!