Items we ACCEPT but not limited to:

  • Aerosols   
  • Acids/Bases
  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries: Rechargeable ONLY
  • Household Cleaners
  • Fertilizers
  • Gasoline & Kerosene
  • Motor Oil & Oil Filters
  • Oil Based Paints
  • Pesticides
  • Poisons
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Rust Removers
  • SHARPS: Needles & Syringes
  • Light bulbs: CFL's, ballasts, LED

Items we do NOT ACCEPT but not limited to:

  • Ammunition & Explosives
  • Appliances
  • Asbestos
  • Dry Cement Mix
  • Joint Compound
  • Incandescent Light Bulbs
  • Medications


We offer partially used items through our SWAP SHOP to households and businesses. These items are FREE! Inventory will change daily.

**SWAP SHOP hours will be the same as Drop-Off hours**


We offer a special program from "Very Small Quantity Generator's". If you are a business that needs to dispose of hazardous materials contact our office for more information on qualifications and pricing

Household Fee's:

  • Latex Paint- $1/can  *20 can max per visit*
  • SHARPS items not properly contained- $2
  • Fire Extinguishers- $6 per

Hours of Operation:


Tues-Fri: 8am-2pm

1st & 3rd Sat: 8am-11am

CLOSED Sundays and Mondays

Serving Residents & Businesses

The Hazardous Waste Drop-Off serves both residents and businesses. Businesses must qualify for the business program by completing a short form and then scheduling an appointment to drop off or have waste materials collected.

Identifying Household Hazardous Waste

These items aren't your regular trash. Protect yourself, your family and your environment by getting rid of them the right way.

Household Hazardous Materials Collection Center

2150 South 22nd Street

Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Contact Information:

Phone: 515.576.5866