What is Household Hazardous Waste?

Household hazardous waste (HHW) includes household products such as:

  • Batteries
  • Cleaners
  • Oil-based paints
  • Oils
  • Pesticides

Bringing your HHW to the ReWorks' HHW Recycling Center (HHWRC) prevents these harmful materials from entering the environment.

Is This Household Hazardous Waste?

To determine if a product is HHW, take a look at the label. You will see words such as:

  • Caution
  • Corrosive
  • Danger
  • Flammable
  • Poison

Additionally, check out the list of Acceptable Materials. If you are unsure about your material, please contact ReWorks by using our HHW Inquiry Form.