Office of Solid Waste Management
2020 Household Hazardous Waste Recycling
Event Overview

Event Date:11/14/2020
Event Time:8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Event Location:
Coca-Cola Park
1050 Ironpigs Way
Allentown, PA 18109


*Use American Parkway Entrance. Directions

This is for Residents only! NO Commercial Waste will be accepted from commercial entities.
No more than 200 lbs and No 55 gallon drums. See lists below for acceptable and unacceptable items.



Acceptable Items:
  • Acid
  • Automotive Paints & Finishes
  • Button Batteries
  • Disinfectants
  • Drain Cleaner
  • Driveway Sealant
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Floor & Furniture Polish
  • Fluorescent Bulbs
  • Fungicide
  • Gasoline (5 gallon limit)
  • Herbicide
  • Lithium & NiCad Batteries
  • Motor Oil
  • Oil Based Paint
  • Oven Cleaner
  • Paint Thinners
  • Pesticides
  • Photographic Chemicals
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Rug Cleaner
  • Solvents
  • Stains
  • Transmission Oil
  • Turpentine
  • Varnishes
  • Weed Killer
  • Wood Preservatives
DO NOT BRING:
  • Asphalt
  • Concrete/Concrete Mix
  • Electronic Waste
  • Explosives/Ammunition
  • Gas Cylinders
  • Infectious/Medical Waste
  • Joint/Caulking Compound
  • Latex Paint
  • Organic Peroxides
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Radioactive Waste
  • Water-Based Sealants

Additional instructions:
  • Place all materials that you are disposing of in the trunk of your car, or rear of your SUV, or your pickup truck.
  • You must stay inside your vehicle at all times! Keep your windows rolled up until told to do otherwise by an employee
  • Masks are required to attend this event while on County property (Coca Cola Park), even inside your vehicle.
  • When you get to the front of the line, only the driver may at that time roll down the driver’s side window to give their name and their address. A County employee will take the information from a distance of at least ten (10) feet. Once the appointment has been confirmed, the driver will be motioned forward to the HHW contractor.
  • When directed by the contractor’s employee, pop open the trunk or rear of your vehicle remotely.
  • After the contractor has emptied the materials from your vehicle, they will close the rear of your vehicle and motion you out the exit.
  • Please exit Coca Cola property via the marked exit at that time.
If you have any additional questions, please feel free to call the Recycling Hotline at 610-782-3073


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