Have you ever driven past a sign for a hazardous waste collection event, only to see that it was last Saturday? We feel your pain. That’s why we’ve checked the calendar to find all the upcoming hazardous waste and recycling events in the Cleveland area, so you can finally get rid of your old laptop, or even those tires you have sitting in the back of your garage.

Click on your city to see when your next hazardous waste drop-off event is scheduled.

Parma Garfield Heights
Euclid Shaker Heights
Strongsville Rocky River
North Olmsted Broadview Heights
Westlake Fairview Park

For reference, household hazardous waste is a broad category of consumer and industrial products that contain harmful chemicals, such as:

  • Gas
  • Motor Oil
  • Tires
  • Paint
  • Electronics
  • Vehicle Batteries
  • Antifreeze
  • Propane Tanks

If your city offers general hazardous waste collection, you should be able to dispose of any of the above items at their designated drop-off location.


Parma

The Garden City maintains a year-round drop-off facility for electronics recycling, in addition to offering tire drop-offs during the month of September.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For computers and electronics:

Dates:

  • Year-Round: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
  • October 27: 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (Saturday)

Restrictions: No TVs are accepted.

For tires:

Dates:

  • Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (September Only)
  • Saturday: TBD (See the city’s website for updates)

Restrictions: Limit of 4 tires per household.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Parma Service Garage
5680 Chevrolet Boulevard
Parma, OH 44130

Have Some Non-Hazardous Items to Get Rid of?
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Euclid

Euclid residents can start dropping off their hazardous waste items on September 17, beginning at 8:00 a.m that Monday.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 17-22: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Monday – Saturday)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

25200 Lakeland Boulevard
Euclid, OH 44132

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Strongsville

Strongsville works hard to keep green spaces like Mill Stream Run clean. As part of that effort, the city will take your old paint, motor oil and any other potentially hazardous waste you have lying around next month.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 6-7: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Thursday – Friday)
  • September 8: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (Saturday)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

16099 Foltz Parkway
Strongsville, OH 44149

Have Some Non-Hazardous Items to Get Rid of?
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North Olmsted

North Olmsted hosts household hazardous waste roundups throughout the year, one for every season. The next roundup starts in September, but you’ll have another chance to throw out your old cleaners and gasoline this December too.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 3-16: (Check the city’s website for hours).
  • December 3-16: (See above)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Service Garage
5200 Dover Center Road
North Olmsted, OH 44070

Have Some Non-Hazardous Items to Get Rid of?
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Westlake

Westlake residents can dispose of their hazardous items starting the week of September 17, with convenient drop-off hours for those wanting to stop by before or after work.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 17-21: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
  • September 22: 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Saturday)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Service Center
741 Bassett Road
Westlake, OH 44145

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Garfield Heights

Residents of Garfield Heights can start dropping off their household chemicals and more the week of September 10.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 10-14: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
  • September 17-21: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
  • September 22: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Saturday)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Services Garage
13600 McCracken Road
Garfield Heights, OH

Have Some Non-Hazardous Items to Get Rid of?
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Shaker Heights

If your home in Malvern has a lot of old paint cans lying around, September is the month to dispose of them all. Household hazardous waste collection starts September 15 and continues through the following two weekends.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 15-16: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Saturday – Sunday)
  • September 22-23: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Saturday – Sunday)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Service Department
15600 Chagrin Boulevard
Shaker Heights, OH 44120

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Rocky River

Keep Rocky River’s namesake clean and blue by making sure your household hazardous waste makes its way to the curb starting September 17. Your items will be picked up by your curbside collection service during your regular trash pickup day that week.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 17-21: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Saturday – Sunday)

Restrictions: No latex paint.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

You can leave your items on the tree lawn in front of your home.

Have Some Non-Hazardous Items to Get Rid of?
Use Our Rocky River-Area Dumpster Service


Broadview Heights

Have a couple tires kicking around in your backyard? Pick them up and roll them on over to Broadview Heights’ parks and recreation department starting September 3.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For tires:

Dates:

  • September 3-7: 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)
  • September 10-14: 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)

Restrictions: Tire rims are not accepted.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Broadview Heights Service Garage
9543 Broadview Road
Building 10
Broadview Heights, OH 44147

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Fairview Park

In Fairview Park, the day to get rid of your hazardous waste and electronics is September 22.

When Can I Drop Off My Hazardous Waste?

For household hazardous waste:

Dates:

  • September 22: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Saturday)

Restrictions: no latex paint.

For computers & electronics:

  • September 22: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Saturday)

Restrictions: No TVs accepted.

Where Should I Take My Hazardous Waste?

Service Garage
20777 Lorain Road
Fairview Park, OH 44126

Have Some Non-Hazardous Items to Get Rid of?
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Whenever your city’s next hazardous waste collection event is, make sure your items are properly contained before driving them over to the drop-off location. Both the facility workers, and your car’s interior, will thank you.

Have a few items you’d rather recycle? Our Cleveland-area recycling guide provides a list of recycling resources for everything from car batteries to remodeling debris.

For all your other debris removal needs, you can always rent a dumpster in Cleveland.