SWALCO to host household chemical waste disposal events

The Solid Waste Agency of Lake County (SWALCO) will be hosting two household chemical waste disposal events at their Gurnee facility located at 1311 N. Estes Street Gurnee, IL 60031 in January. Appointments are required for these two FREE events on Saturday, January 14 and Monday, January 23, 2017.

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Collections are for residential waste only. No business waste will be accepted. All SWALCO collection events are FREE for Illinois residents ONLY.

Items you can bring to a collection include: CFL bulbs, unwanted prescription, over-the-counter medicines and supplements (people and pet), household cleaners, gasoline, garden chemicals, pesticides, oil-based paints (NO LATEX) and varnishes, as well as other household chemicals. For a more detailed list, visit SWALCO's HCW website at www.swalco.org.

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