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News Release, St. Mary’s County Public Information Office

LEONARDTOWN, MD – The St. Andrew’s Landfill will host the Hazardous Waste Collection Day Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. The event will take place between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Residents can dispose of household hazardous waste materials in a safe manner and with environmentally responsible practices using the county’s certified vendor, ACV Enviro.

Some hazardous waste items which will be acceptable for collection include Acids, Ammonia, Bleach, Cleaners, Fuels, Gas/Oil Mixtures, Gasoline, Household and Lawn Pesticides. Items that cannot be accepted include Ammunition, Asbestos, Explosive Materials, Medical Waste, Pharmaceuticals, Radioactive Materials and Picric Acid. For a complete list of acceptable hazardous waste items, please visit our webpage.

Please remember to wear face coverings and observe and social distancing precautions when dropping off rubbish at the landfill. There will be staff on-site to assist with traffic flow and drop off parking.

For more information, please contact the St. Mary’s Department of Public Works and Transportation at 301-475-4200, ext. 3517. You can also log on to our website at www.co.saint-marys.md.us/dpw/recycling-solid-waste/