Fairfield Hazardous Waste Collection on Saturday
FAIRFIELD — The Town will be hosting its annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, Aug. 24, at Veteran's Park from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Just load up your car and your car will be emptied for you. There's no need to get out of your vehicle.
Acceptable Hazardous Materials
The following items are accepted at both HazWaste Central and at the Town of Fairfield’s annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day. Please do not mix or remove these items from their original package.
Artists' Paints, Mediums
Auto Body Repair Products
Dry Cleaning Solvents
Floor Care Products
Oil Based Paint
Nail Polish Remover
Swimming Pool Chemicals
Toilet Bowl Cleaners
Materials NOT Accepted
Unacceptable materials include:
55-gallon drums of otherwise acceptable liquids like waste oil
asbestos roofing, shingling, flooring, wallboard and pipe wrap
controlled substances, narcotics and prescription medicines
empty containers, including aerosol cans
explosives, including road and boat flares
pathological waste, including syringes
waste generated by commercial, industrial, institutional or municipal sources
There is a specific traffic pattern for the Collection Day. There will be signage posted. Police and volunteers will also be on site to direct traffic and answer questions.
To access the site proceed as follows:
From Old Post Road or Oldfield Road turn onto Rowland Road.
At the third stop sign turn right onto Edward Street.
Proceed to drop off site at Veterans Park.
Signage is posted and police and volunteers are on site to direct traffic and answer questions.