Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste Disposal

There are many products in our homes that contain harmful chemicals. It is important to dispose of these types of products properly for the protection of the environment and our health. 

The drop off depot is a free service to residents of the Municipality of Colchester and the Towns of Truro and Stewiacke.Depot LocationClean Harbors, 640 MacElmon Road, DebertExit 13, Highway 104 - Look for the Signs!

2017 Dates of Operation

June 3rd
July 8th
August 12th
September 9th
October 14th
November 4th

Hours of Operation: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Acceptable!

Household Cleaners
Pool Chemicals
Herbicides/Pesticides
Gasoline, Waste Oil,
AntifreezePropane Tanks
Household & Car Batteries
Paints, Stains & Aerosols
Acids & Bases

Not Acceptable!

Explosives
Radioactive Materials
Pathological Waste
PCB'sWaste from Industrial 
Institutional or Commercial Sources Waste from outside Colchester County