Household Hazardous Waste

Chester County’s household hazardous waste drop-off events on April 18 and May 9 have been cancelled. Read the announcement here.

Disposing of Hazardous Waste

The words below identify household hazardous waste (HHW). Items marked as such should be disposed of accordingly at a specified Chester County Solid Waste Authority (SWA) drop-off event. These items are NOT accepted at the Lanchester landfill.

CautionExplosiveReactive
CombustibleFlammableToxic
CorrosiveHazardousWarning
DangerPoisonous

Visit the Chester County SWA website for more information about drop-off dates and what is accepted.

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flammable