What:Household hazardous waste should not be disposed of in the regular trash or poured down the drain. Household hazardous waste refers to used or leftover contents of consumer products that contain materials with one of the four characteristics of a hazardous waste: toxic, ignitable, corrosive, or reactive.
When/Where:Residents may take their household hazardous waste to one of the permanent collection sites listed below or to a scheduled collection event.
Examples of Household Hazardous Waste
Hazardous Waste Collection Sites
I-66 Transfer Station
4618 West Ox Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 631-1179, TTY 711
9850 Furnace Road,
Lorton, VA 22079
(703) 690-1703, TTY 711
For more information, call the Infoline: (703) 324-5068, TTY 711 or visit