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2017 Household Hazardous Waste Events
The City of Sunrise and the City of Plantation have partnered to provide residents with opportunities to safely dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW) and electronics. Drop-off events are held on Saturdays throughout the year, and are open exclusively to residents of Sunrise and Plantation free of charge and with proof of residency. Dates and locations for 2017 are:

LOCATION:
City of Sunrise
City Hall
10770 W. Oakland Park Boulevard        
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

DATES:
January 21
April 15
July 22
October 21
LOCATION:
City of Plantation

Public Works Compound
750 NW 91st Avenue
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

DATES:
February 11
May 20
August 19
November 18

The following items will be accepted in Sunrise and Plantation:
Aerosol Products
Ammonia
Ammunition
Anti-Freeze
Automobile Batteries and Fluids
Boat Batteries and Fluids
Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs)               
Computers
Computer Monitors
Drain Cleaners
Fax Machines
Fertilizers
Fire Extinguishers
Fireworks
Flares
Fluorescent Light Bulbs and Tubes
Gasoline
Herbicides
Household Cleaners
Insect Killers
Kerosene
Keyboards and Mice
Laptop Computers

Lawn Chemicals
Lighter Fluids
Mercury Thermometers
Motor Oil
Nail Polish Remover
Paint
Pesticides
Photocopiers
Photography Chemicals
Pool Chemicals
Printers
Propane Tanks
Rechargeable Batteries
Rust Remover
Solvents
Spot Remover
Telephones and Cell Phones
Televisions
Tires (limit four)
Turpentine
Weed Killer
Wood Stains and Stripper

You may also bring up to two file boxes of personal documents per household for on-site shredding at the January 21, April 15, July 22, and October 21 events in Sunrise. DO NOT bring explosives, biohazardous waste or business-generated waste. For more information, call (954) 577-1135.


HHW Drop Off at Wheelabrator
In addition to participating in the collection events listed above, Sunrise residents may dispose of HHW at Wheelabrator’s Davie facility (4400 South State Road 7, Davie 33314) on one Saturday each month from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Dates in 2017 are as follows:

January 14                             
February 18 
March 25 
April 22 
May 20 
June 17  
July 15 
August 5 
September 23
October 14 
November 4 
December 16  

This site WILL NOT accept explosives, biohazardous waste or business-generated waste.

For more information about bulk and HHW disposal, please call (954) 577-1135.


Medication/Prescription Drug Collection Program
Medicines should be disposed of properly like other household hazardous waste. Bring all unused prescriptions and over-the-counter medications (including vitamins) to the Sunrise Public Safety Building (10440 West Oakland Park Boulevard) for safe and anonymous disposal in the drop box in the first floor lobby.

Accepted items include:
• Prescription medications
• Over-the-counter medications                
• Vitamins
• Sample medications
We do NOT accept:
• Illegal drugs
• Needles/Sharps
• Thermometers
• Bio-hazardous waste

The drop box is accessible during the building’s regular operating hours, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Last updated: 1/11/2017 2:26:19 PM