Due to the COVID-19 situation, we ask that all HHW customers please unload their own vehicles in order to help protect LCSWMA staff. Carts will be provided for customers to unload their materials. Thank you for your cooperation!
Numerous materials used in the home, garage and garden are considered household hazardous waste (HHW). They can cause serious safety and health problems in transportation and for disposal facilities. Lancaster County residents can use LCSWMA’s HHW Facility for FREE. There is no charge for qualifying items, which include things like paint, cleaners, motor oil, antifreeze, pesticides, herbicides, computers, TVs cell phones, fluorescent bulbs and more.
Dauphin County residents should contact the Dauphin County Recycling Center regarding HHW collection and disposal.
From Lancaster County residents, we ONLY accept the following materials:
We accept only the following hazardous waste from small businesses in Lancaster County (we do not accept items from institutions, industries, or manufacturers):
We accept the following e-waste materials from Lancaster County residents and businesses for FREE at the HHW Facility, with a limit of 10 items per customer, per day:
All electronics must be intact and will not be accepted otherwise.
LCSWMA reserves the right to inspect, delay or deny deliveries of covered devices and e-waste materials for any reason, at the discretion of our staff.
Ready to safely dispose of your household hazardous waste? Visit our facility at 1299 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603 between Monday and Friday, 7:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. or Saturday 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.