Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Center located?
Answer: 151 South Rooney Road, check out our map on our Contact Us page.

What is Household Hazardous Waste? Answer:  Household Hazardous Waste is anything you can purchase from a home improvement store, auto parts store, supermarket or landscaping nursery that you can not pour down the drain or throw in the garbage to dispose of.

How do I make an appointment for Household Hazardous Waste?
Answer: Please call 303-316-6262 x 1 or 2.  Or click here.

Do I need an appointment for dropping off yard waste?
Answer: No, just come on out after you double check the Organic Recycling hours on our Contact Us page.

Can I bring empty propane bottles?
Answer: Yes

Can I drop off explosives or old ammunition?
Answer: No, call your local police department for proper disposal info.

How many pounds of household hazardous waste can I get rid of?
Answer: 75 pounds per visit/per year, excluding latex paint.

Do you accept radioactive wastes (e.g. tritium, radium, U235)?
Answer: No.  Please call 303.371.1100 with this request.

Will someone help me unload household wastes from my car?
Answer: Staff will assist with the unloading of your vehicle

Will someone help me unload my yard wastes?
Answer: Usually no, but if you have special needs (e.g. disabled), Please call (800) 776-1644.

I need to recycle my ___________. Where should I call?

Answer: Download a PDF List of Recyclable Materials and Locations