On Saturday October 13th, 2018 the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District in collaboration with the IEPA and the Village of Oswego are hosting a household hazardous waste disposal event. It will take place from 8:00am to 3:00pm, at the Oswego park and ride lot located at 1000 Station Drive, Oswego IL 60543. This event is open to all Illinois residents.
Residents are encourage to bring chemical cleaners, oil-based paints and paint thinners, antifreeze, motor oil, gasoline, kerosene, weed killers, insecticides and pesticides, unused medications, fluorescent and other high intensity discharge lamps, and similar hazardous household products.
Items not accepted include latex paint, fireworks, propane tanks, fire extinguishers, smoke detectors, automotive batteries, agricultural chemicals and business wastes.
For more information, view the event flyer here.