Ascension Parish hosting hazardous materials collection day

Ascension Parish hosting hazardous materials collection day
Household hazardous waste is any product marked with labels that say "caution," "toxic," "flammable," or "corrosive." (Source: Photo Pixabay)

ASCENSION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Officials in Ascension Parish are holding a collection day for household hazardous materials.

On Saturday, May 18, at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., Ascension residents can bring everything from tires, batteries, game consoles, and a myriad of chemicals for proper disposal.

Source: Ascension Parish Government
Source: Ascension Parish Government

Not accepted are things such as explosive or radioactive materials, paper, aluminum, and plastic.

The event is reserved for Ascension Parish residents only. Participants should be prepared with proof of address.

For more information, call Melissa Sullivan at (225) 450-1506.

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