Those living in St.Marys and Perth South have a chance to get rid of any hazardous and special waste they have.

An event is taking place on Saturday at the Municipal Operations Centre in St.Marys where residents can dispose of their hazardous waste.

Items that will be accepted at the disposal event include:

  • Acids, aerosol cans (full), antifreeze
  • Bases, batteries, bleach
  • Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs), fluorescent tubes
  • Fertilizers, fuels, garden and pool chemicals
  • Household cleaners, motor oil, paints, pesticides
  • Propane tanks/cylinders, solvents, stains, Varsol

All materials needing to be sealed and in their original containers with labels.

Materials should be transported in the rear of vehicles (trunk, truck bed, etc.), and contained in boxes for safe transport and unloading.

The event runs from 8 a.m. until noon.