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Fall Household Hazardous Waste Collection

The landfill will accept used oil, antifreeze and lead acid batteries any time the landfill is open. No other hazardous or medical wastes are accepted.


Augusta County hosts an event in the fall. At this time residents may bring used oil, antifreeze, gas, solvents, oil based paint, acids, pesticides and herbicides to the event for proper disposal or recycling. Events will be posted on the website and will contain location and items to be taken prior to being held.  All Staunton, Waynesboro and County residents may participate in these events.

The date for the 2019 Household Hazardous Waste Day is September 21st 2019.

 When: Saturday, September 21, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Where: Augusta County Government Center, Verona

 10 Government Center Ln Verona VA 24482

Questions: (540) 245-5700 or (540) 245-5600

The following products will be accepted:

Gasoline, Diesel Fuel, Antifreeze, Kerosene, #2 Fuel Oil, 2 Cycle Fuel Mix, Oil-based Paints & Stains,  Polyurethane   Solvents, CFL & Fluorescent Bulbs, Rechargeable Batteries,  Automobile Batteries,  Used Motor Oil,  Mercury Devices, Pesticides, Herbicides, Computers,  Small Electronics

The following products WILL NOT be accepted:

 Hazardous materials from businesses [This event is for households only, per EPA and DEQ regulations.]
 Unknown or unlabeled containers 
 Propane tanks; large electronics; televisions; water-based paint; household batteries; vehicle tires