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Allegany County to Host 23rd Annual Household Hazardous Waste Day


Allegany County will be hosting its 23rd Annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection on September 9, 2023

From the Allegany County Department of Public Works,

Since 2010, the Allegany County Solid Waste Department, with the help of all County Residents, has collected and safely disposed of more than 150,000 pounds of Household Hazardous Waste. Some of the most common items accepted include: pesticides and insecticides, fertilizers, pool chemicals, cleaning chemicals and oil-based paints.

Beginning in 2022, in coordination with PaintCare and under the New York State Product Stewardship Plan, we will also be accepting latex and other household paints.

This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2023, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., pre-registration is required and space is limited. To pre-register or for more information, contact Tim Palmiter, Allegany County Recycling Coordinator, at 585-268-7282 or

Saturday, September 9, 2023

8:00 a.m. to Noon

County Landfill

6006 County Road 48, Belmont

Registration is required and space is limited:

Call Tim Palmiter @ 585-268-7282 Or email

Some of the items accepted are: 

Oil based paints






Pool Chemicals

Motor Oil and Alkaline Batteries NOT accepted

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