Household, Hazardous Waste, Electronics, Document Destructions & Appliances

GTSWMD 2017 Events Click here to download a PDF of our 2017 events for dates, times and locations.

The Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District's Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Facility (HHWRF) is located at 5138 Enterprise Blvd., Warren, Ohio. (Off Route 422) District residents are encouraged to use the facility for recycling of household hazardous waste and computer/electronic equipment.

The facility is only open to residents of Geauga and Trumbull counties, identification is required from everyone participating in any type of collection event. No commercial loads will be accepted!

The facility will open every Wednesday, beginning May 3, 2017 through October 25, 2017. Wednesday hours of operation are 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. The facility will also be open the first Saturday of the months of May, June, August and October from 9:00 am to 12 Noon. Household hazardous waste and electronic/computer equipment will be accepted during these times. New acceptable items include microwave ovens and for a small fee, we will accept television sets. In Conjunction with the facility, the District will also hold one-day collection events.

RULES:

  • YOU MUST REMAIN IN YOUR VEHICLE AT ALL TIMES
  • NO SMOKING
  • TRAILER LOADS NOT ACCEPTED!
  • ONLY DRUMS CONTAINING OIL, PAINT, AND SOLVENT ACCEPTED. NO UNKNOWNS ACCEPTED
  • CONTAINERS WILL NOT BE RETIRED UNLESS THEY ARE STORE PURCHASED SUCH AS GAS CANS, OIL CANS, ETC.
  • 5 GALLON PLASTIC BUCKET PAILS WILL NOT BE POURED OFF/RETURNED
  • TELEVISION LIMIT 4
    • 27" OR LESS $5.00
    • 27"PLUS $10.00
    • COMPUTER MONITORS $5.00
  • NO ACETYLENE TANKS OR UNKNOWN TANKS ACCEPTED
  • HAZARDOUS MATERIALS NOT ACCEPTED FROM COMMERCIAL OR INDUSTRIAL BUSINESSES!

Acceptable Household Waste

Oil
Mercury
Solvents
Metal Polish
Dry Cleaning Fluids
Oil Based Paint
Sealant
Latex Paint
Brake Fluid
Arsenic
Herbicides
Drain Cleaners
Wood Strippers
Floor Cleaners
Rust Preservatives
Paint Thinner
Degreasers
Wood Stains
Propane Tanks
Transmission Fluid
Cesspool Cleaners
Ammonia
Arts and Crafts Supplies
Photo Chemicals
Radiator Cleaners
Wood Preservatives
Antifreeze
Gasoline
Oil Filters
Engine & Radiator Flushes
Old Chemistry Sets
Pool Chemicals
Cyandieds
Florescent Bulbs
Disinfectants
Bleaches
PCB wastes
Pesticides
Rodent Killers
Creosote
Batteries
Insect Sprays
Muriatic Acid
Fertilizer

IF YOU MISS OUR SEASONAL FACILITY COLLECTION CONTACT: AUTO ZONE (oil and car battery recycling), BEST BUY STORES (TV recycling for a fee and free items such as receivers, CD/DVD cases, DVD players, battery backups, headphones and more), STAPLES (Scanners, shredders, digital projectors/cameras, fax machines, desktop computers etc.) PLEASE CALL THEM FOR SPECIFIC DETAILS!

Special Event Containers

We have special event recycling containers that are free of charge and can be easily borrowed from the Solid Waste District. The containers are clearly marked for the collection of cans and plastic bottles. We ask that you borrow no more than 6 containers at a time and that you pick them up and return them to the District office, located at 5138 Enterprise Blvd., Warren, 44481. These containers are for short term rental only in Geauga and Trumbull Counties. Call 330-675-2673 or toll free at 1-800-707-2673 and reserve containers for your next event.