August 20, 2016
East Providence Hosts Eco-Depot Household Hazardous Waste Disposal
Location: Highway Garage, 60 Commercial Way
8:00am to 1:00pm
Eco-Depot is a free service for Rhode Island residents who wish to dispose of their household hazardous waste safely and properly. We all have hazardous waste lurking in our homes-oven cleaner, window cleaner, flea collars, pool chemicals, nail polish remover, oil based paint in rusty old paint cans. This free service is available by appointment only.
Most Common HHW
- Oil-based paint (Note that latex and other water-based paints are not considered hazardous).
- Rechargeable batteries (Note that single-use batteries are not considered hazardous.)
- Mercury containing devices (thermometers, thermostats, fluorescent bulbs;).
- Fertilizer and Pool Chemicals
- Automotive Fluids
To learn more or to make an Eco-Depot appointment call (401) 942-1430 x241 or visit http://rirrc.org/ecodepot.