Household Hazardous Waste

Household hazardous waste (HHW) is any item around your house with DANGER, WARNING, or CAUTION on the label that you no longer want or need. It includes hazardous items you keep in your garage, basement, under your sink or in your medicine cabinet. The following facilities accept hazardous waste from residents only.



Additionally, there are household hazardous waste mobile collection events scheduled throughout the year. To participate, you must live in one of the following communities:

  • Belton
  • Blue Springs
  • Cleveland
  • Excelsior Springs
  • Garden City
  • Gladstone
  • Glenaire
  • Grain Valley
  • Greenwood
  • Harrisonville
  • Independence
  • Kansas City, Mo.
  • Kearney
  • Lake Lotamana
  • Lake Tapawingo
  • Lake Waukomis
  • Lake Winnebago
  • Lawson
  • Lee’s Summit
  • Liberty
  • Lone Jack
  • North Kansas City
  • Parkville
  • Platte City
  • Pleasant Valley
  • Raymore
  • Richmond
  • Riverside
  • Smithville
  • Sugar Creek
  • Unincorporated Clay County*
  • Unincorporated Jackson County*
  • Unincorporated Platte County *
  • Weatherby Lake
  • Weston
  • Wood Heights

*County participation includes communities with populations under 500.

Upcoming Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events