Household Hazardous Waste

The City of Tolleson offers Household Hazardous Waste Collection events to help protect the environment by properly disposing items which may contain harmful chemicals. These events are open to Tolleson residents only. To participate in the program, you will need to schedule an appointment to have acceptable items picked up from your home.

This event is for residential hazardous waste only. Commercial or medical waste will not be accepted. 

Event Date:

  • Friday, March 12th

Guidelines for Household Hazardous Waste Program

  • Schedule your pickup by calling (623) 936-7141.
  • Households that have not prescheduled their pickup will not be collected.
  • Hazardous waste should be placed at the top of your driveway no later than 7:00 a.m. on the day of the collection.
  • Place items neatly boxed in front of your garage or front door.
  • Do not place items on the sidewalk or roadway.

Acceptable Items:

  • Antifreeze, car batteries, motor oil, gasoline, diesel and fuel additives
  • Brake-transmission-power steering fluids, degreasers (20 gallons max)
  • Pool chemicals, fire extinguishers, and gas cylinders
  • Compact fluorescent light bulbs
  • Stain, varnish, turpentine, cleaners, adhesives
  • Pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, and other lawn chemicals
  • 1 refrigerator or freezer per household per year
  • Other appliances that contain no freon or hazardous materials within them
  • Tires (not more than 4)

Items not Accepted:

  • Regular refuse and bulk trash
  • Bio–medical waste
  • Commercial waste
  • Ammunition or explosives
  • Radioactive material