In conjunction with Keep Longview Beautiful and the Love Longview day of serving, the City of Longview will hold a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) event on Saturday, Sept. 18 from 8 a.m. to Noon.
The hazardous waste collection will be held at the Longview Public Library parking lot, 222 W. Cotton St.
ACCEPTED HHW MATERIALS: Acids, used motor oil/filters, antifreeze, batteries, paint, solvents and varnish, pool chemicals, herbicides and pesticides, cleaning products such as oven cleaner, drain openers and stain remover, paint stripper/thinner, fluorescent bulbs, engine degreaser, brake, transmission fluid and other automotive fluids.
CONTAINERS MUST BE SPILL-PROOF. NO CONTAINERS LARGER THAN 5 GALLONS. MUST BE ORIGINAL CONTAINER EXCEPT FOR MOTOR OILS AND ANTIFREEZE.
NOT ACCEPTED HHW MATERIALS: Medical and pharmaceutical items*, explosives, fireworks, or ammunition, asbestos containing material, industrial, commercial or business waste (residential/home use only), radioactive material, large propane cylinders or other compressed gasses, items without original labels or without caps or lids.
*Drug Drop Box located in the lobby of the Longview Police Department, 302 W. Cotton St. Accepted = prescription pills emptied into sealed sandwich bags. NO LIQUIDS, NO NEEDLES, NO BOTTLES, NO AEROSOLS.