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Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste

Please adhere to the following safety guidelines when attending a Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Collection Event:

- STAY IN YOUR VEHICLE AT ALL TIMES
- HAVE YOUR ID / PROOF OF RESIDENCY READY FOR SCANNING
- KEEP YOUR ITEMS IN YOUR TRUNK OR FLATBED, MAKING IT EASILY ACCESSIBLE FOR STAFF TO SAFELY REMOVE FROM YOUR VEHICLE

See below for links to a list of acceptable items and a location map for this event.

Chemical products or biological waste not suitable for disposal with regular residential garbage service is considered as household hazardous waste. These items include cleaning solvents, paints, and pesticides. These wastes may also contain substances that can catch fire, react with other chemicals, explode, or are corrosive or toxic.

HHW and Electronic Scrap Recycling Collection Events

Please note that household hazardous waste and electronic scrap materials from Pompano Beach residents are no longer accepted at Broward County Waste and Recycling Services, located North of Copans Road at Powerline Road.

Pompano Beach has partnered with several other Broward County cities for the collection and disposal of household hazardous waste and electronic scrap recycling. The collection of materials takes place 14 times a year at collection locations throughout the county. With proof of residency, homeowners have the ability to go to other participating cities for their collection events. There is no cost to residents of Pompano Beach for this service.

The City of Pompano Beach will be hosting its next Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Scrap Recycling Collection Event on Saturday, November 5th, 2022. The event is held from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and is free to all Pompano Beach residents (proof of residency required). The address is 1660 N.E. 10th Street, located just south of the airpark in the baseball complex’s north parking lot. For more info and to confirm event: 954-786-4030.

Click here for a map showing the location of the City of Pompano Beach’s HHW and Electronic Recycling Collection Event.

Click here for a schedule of HHW and Electronic Recycling Events

Dates and locations may change without notice. Prior to attending, please check with the Public Works department of the city hosting the event.

What to remember:

  • Save household hazardous waste separate from garbage
  • Bring hazardous waste and electronic scrap materials to a collection event for disposal or recycling
  • Materials include rechargeable batteries, paint, cleaning products, pesticides, etc.

Click here for a complete list of acceptable materials.

For further information, call 954.786.4030 or email SolidWaste@copbfl.com