Free hazardous waste collection day Saturday in Canton
CANTON -- The Development Authority of the North Country, in conjunction with the DEC, will sponsor a free hazardous waste collection day.
The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the St. Lawrence County Human Services Building.Solvents, pesticides, fluorescent light tubes, pool chemicals, oil-based paints and aerosol cans that still have product in them will be accepted.
Empty aerosol cans, motor oil, asbestos, construction debris, explosives and latex paint will not be accepted.
The collection event is open to residential households only. Waste will not be accepted from businesses, schools, farms or municipalities.
For a complete list of acceptable items, visit northcountryrecycles.org.