Household Electronics & Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection - Amnesty Day

2022 Dates are:

  • Saturday, March 5, 2022 - Lake Okahumpka Park
  • Saturday, April 9, 2022 - Lake Okahumpka Park
  • Saturday, August 6, 2022 - Sumter County Fairgrounds
  • Saturday, November 5, 2022 - Lake Okahumpka Park 

Hours:

           8 AM to 2 PM

Location Addresses:

           Lake Okahumpka Park, 6085 E. SR 44, Wildwood 34785

           Sumter County Fairgrounds, 7620 SR 471, Bushnell, FL 33513

What to Bring:

Automotive fluids and batteries Herbicides Propane Tanks (25 lbs)
Cleaners Household electronics (TVs, VCRs, computers, etc.) Rechargeable household batteries
Fertilizers Latex & oil based paints Smoke detectors
Fluorescent lamps and Mercury containing devices Paint removers and thinners Solvents
Fungicides Pesticides Wood Preservatives
Gas (old gas & old gas cans) Pool Chemicals  

What not to bring:

  1. Biological/Infectious waste  
  2. Explosives 
  3. Radioactive waste  
  4. Empty paint cans
  5. Tires

HOW TO PACKAGE AND TRANSPORT CHEMICALS

  1. Do NOT mix chemicals together. 
  2. Keep products in original labeled containers if possible. 
  3. Place containers into cardboard boxes to prevent breakage. 
  4. Place leaky container in clear plastic bag and transport in box with newspaper. 
  5. Put boxes in trunk or in back of vehicle away from passengers.