Date & Time: Sunday, April 18, 2021 from 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Location: Cecil County Central Landfill, 758 E. Old Philadelphia Rd., (Rt. 7), Elkton, MD

RAIN OR SHINE EVENT

Help us help the environment by participating in our household hazardous waste day event with medications acceptance from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm at the Cecil County Central Landfill Located at 758 E. Old Philadelphia Rd. (Rt 7), Elkton, MD.

The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office will be on site accepting medications and the Cecil County Hazardous Materials Response Team will be assisting.

THIS IS A FREE EVENT FOR CECIL COUNTY RESIDENTS TO BRING IN THE FOLLOWING:

  • Unused or expired medications
  • Gasoline and gas mixtures
  • Oil based and ALKYD paints
  • Wood Stains
  • Paint thinners and solvents
  • Cleaners and pool chemicals
  • Insecticides and pesticides
  • Herbicides (weed killers)
  • Adhesives
  • Mercury & mercury thermometers
  • All other household chemicals

The following items are accepted at the Central Landfill at no charge during normal landfill operating hours (Mon-Sat 7:30 am – 3:30 pm):

  • Motor oil, antifreeze and oil filters
  • Vegetable oil
  • Usable latex paint
  • Batteries (lead acid and rechargeable)
  • Propane tanks
  • Fluorescent Lamps (All types)
  • Mercury Thermostats
  • Sharps (syringes, lancets, needles)

The following WILL NOT be accepted at the event:

  • No commercial/ business generated hazardous waste
  • No trash or other wastes not listed
  • No brush or yard waste
  • No other recyclables not listed
  • No empty paint cans (put in trash)
  • No electronics
  • No ammunition
  • No fireworks
  • ┬áNo “gun” flares
  • No tires

To find out more about Household Hazardous Waste Day events contact or visit: https://www.ccrecycling.org, 410-996-6275

2021 Spring Household Hazardous Waste Day, April 7, 2021