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Household Hazardous Waste Day — Main Event
09/08/2018 @ 8:00 am to 1:00 pmFree
The twenty-first annual Household Hazardous Waste Day will be held on Saturday, September 8 from 8am-1pm at the the Meadows Complex, 140 County Highway 33W, Cooperstown. Open to Otsego County residents only, this is an opportunity to drop off a wide variety of hazardous items for free, including paints, pesticides, automotive batteries, fluorescent bulbs, electronics and more. The Saturday collection includes unwanted and/or expired pharmaceuticals, including prescription medication, vitamins, veterinary medication, over-the-counter medications, lancets and more (NO SYRINGES). FOR FULL DETAILS, please visit the Otsego County Solid Waste Department, or call 547-4225.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: OCCA is recruiting volunteers to assist with the latex paint recycling portion of this event. Volunteers will help unload cars, sort paint, stir and mix paint. Shifts run from 8am-11am or 11am-1pm. To sign up, call OCCA at 282-4087, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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