Residential Household Hazardous Waste

Household hazardous waste should never be placed in recycling containers. Some of these items can pose a danger to sanitation workers who may unknowingly handle them. If disposed of improperly they will contaminate your land and your neighborhood. Household hazardous waste will also contaminate septic tanks or water treatment facilities if mixed with general trash. It is in Northern Kentucky's best interest to properly dispose of excess, leftover or unwanted household hazardous waste.


Common household hazardous items are:

What you should NOT do with leftover household hazardous waste:

What to do:

Northern Kentucky Solid Waste Coordinators