Household Hazardous Waste located at 90 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT at the Regional Water Authority will open for Saturday Collections on Saturday, May 14th, 2016 to accept residential household hazardous waste. Residents may bring their hazardous waste to this collection site on Saturdays between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – noon. Residents of Woodbridge, Bethany, and Orange are encouraged to look around their homes for any hazardous chemicals and/or cleaners that can be properly disposed.
The Town of Woodbridge will be hosting a Household Hazardous Waste satellite collection on Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 9:00am – Noon at the Woodbridge Transfer Station located at 85 Acorn Hill Road Extension. This collection is open to residents from Woodbridge, Bethany and the Town of Orange. This is a great opportunity to spring clean around the home and get rid of unwanted chemicals.
Volunteers are needed to help run this beneficial program. If you are 17 years of age or older, and would like to volunteer during the satellite collection, or “hometown” day, please contact the Public Works Office at 389-3420, or you may contact Tom Burns, HazWaste Coordinator at the Regional Water Authority (203) 401-2712. You may also access the RWA website at www.rwater.com for information.
This year the scheduled “hometown” day for Woodbridge is Saturday, July 23, 2016. This “Hometown” collection is held at the Regional Water Authority building, 90 Sargent Drive, in New Haven from 9:00am – Noon. Volunteers are needed to hand out cards, and assist with directing traffic. At no time does a volunteer come in contact with any hazardous material. This worthwhile program depends on volunteers for its continued success and benefits to our communities.