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National Drug Take Back & Houshold Hazardous Waste Collection

03/12/2018

The Lewes Police Department will be participating in the 15th National Take Back Initiative on April 28th from 10am-2pm at 129 Schley Avenue (Old Power Plant)
 
During this event the Lewes Board of Public Works will be hosting their Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Collection event at the same location.
 
ACCEPTED ITEMS INCLUDE:
(All Containers Must Be Leak Proof)
House:  Full aerosol cans, bleach, chemistry kits, nail polish, polish removers, perfumes, disinfectants, drain cleaners, floor wax, mercury thermometers, moth balls, oven cleaner, spot remover, toilet cleaner, fluorescent light bulbs
Workshop: Corrosives, paint, small compressed-gas cylinders, solvents, stains, strippers, thinners, varnish, wood preservatives, fluorescent bulbs
Garden/Yard:  Fungicides, herbicides, pesticides, pool chemicals
Automotive:  Antifreeze, auto batteries, degreasers, waste fuels – gasoline, kerosene, used motor oil mixed with other fuels
Electronics:  Computer Components And/or Parts, Main Frame Computers, Mini Computers, Terminals, Printers, Personal Computers, Monitors, Keyboards, Mice, Cables, Laptop Computers, Notebook Computers, Notepad Computers, Copying Equipment, Electronic Typewriters, Calculators, Microwave Ovens, Telephone Systems, Terminals, Telephones, Telex, Facsimile, Pay Telephones, Cordless Telephones, Cellular Telephones, Answering Machines, Televisions, Video Cameras, Video Recorders, Tape Recorders, Audio Amplifiers, VCRs, Cassette Players, Record Players, Radios, DVD players, Microwave ovens, Vacuum Cleaners, Hand held game systems, Video Game Systems, Electronic toys
 
Helpful Tips:
Bring materials in original, sealed containers.
Do not mix products in one container.
To prevent leakage or breakage, pack separately in absorbent material or triple bag.
Bring rags to clean up any spills, and dispose of rags at the collection site.
 
The Lewes BPW reserves the right to decline to accept any materials not on the DSW list or that is not labeled.
   |    Click Here - Lewes BPW website


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