Household Hazardous Waste & Paint Collection

Date: November 11, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Household Hazardous Waste & Paint Collection
Saturday, November 11

8 am to 1 pm

Ansonia Public Works Department North Division Street, Ansonia

No fee. Proof of residency required.

For Residents of

Ansonia  Derby  Seymour


Connecticut participates in a statewide paint recycling pro-gram known as PaintCare. PaintCare provides free recycling of architectural paint by placing a small fee on newly purchased paint. Acceptable paints will be collected at HHW events.


Acceptable Paints:

Interior and exterior architectural paints, latex, acrylic, water-based, alkyd, oil-based, enamel, deck coatings, floor paints, primers, sealers, undercoatings, field and lawn paints stains, shellacs, lacquers, varnishes, urethanes (single component), waterproofing sealers (except tar or bitumen based), metal coatings, rust preservatives.


Partial List of What to Bring:



Metal & Furniture Polish Bathroom Cleaners Floor Care Products Oven & Drain Cleaners Nail Polish Remover



Auto Body Repair Products Paint Thinner & Stripper Other Oils/Cleaners

Used Motor Oil

Brake & Transmission Fluid Latex & Oil-Based Paints' Antifreeze


Chemical Fertilizer Herbicides & Insecticides Fungicides & Pesticides Photographic Chemicals Swimming Pool Chemicals, Fluorescent Bulbs (Inducting CFL Type)' Small (I Pound) Propane Cylinders Mercury & Mercury-Containing Items

What NOT to Bring:

No Auto Batteries, No Radioactive or Medical Waste, No Asbestos, No Explosives, No Compressed Gas Cylinders, No Lead Paint Chips. No Gas Grill Propane Tanks


Household Hazardous Waste


For more info call: Ansonia Residents: 203-736-5945

Derby Residents:


Seymour Residents:

203-735-6028 Certain local disposal options may also be available. Please check with your public works department or local transfer station or the following resources:

Batteries: 1-800-8-BATTERY or www (excluding alkaline and auto batteries).

Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) Bulbs: call 1-800-CLEAN; www earth911 com

Paint: and visit the Con-necticut portion of the site to find a drop-off location for household paint. Commercial and industrial waste will only be accepted through prior arrangement. Small quantity generators (CESQGs) please contact your town if interested in participating in HHW collection.


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