Items Containing Mercury - Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

Items Containing Mercury

Items Containing MercuryHHW

Items Containing Mercury will be accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center (HHWRC) if you are a Summit County resident and this material is coming directly from your household.

The HHWRC is located at 1201 Graham Road in Stow at the Rt. 8 Overpass. For hours, directions, and list of acceptable items please visit the HHWRC page here.

Many household products contain mercury including some thermostats and thermometers. You may bring them to the HHWRC, but these items must be put in a sealed plastic bag and placed in a rigid container for safe transport.

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Akron Recycling Program
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The City of Akron offers residential curbside single stream recycling, and yard waste collection during the fall.

Phone: Dial 3-1-1 or call 330-375-2311

Looking for a recycling center near you? Check out our Recycling Center Drop-Off map.