Dare County to Host Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Dare County will host a free household hazardous waste collection event on October 14, 2021.

The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dare County Public Works Facility in Manteo.

The event is open to all Dare County residents and property owners.

Accepted items include pesticides, herbicides, bleach, cleaning fluids, oil-based paints, and more.

Items that will not be accepted include latex paint, ammunition, explosives, and medical waste.

Participants are asked to remain in their vehicles and follow the signs and directions of staff.

This event is an opportunity for residents to safely dispose of hazardous materials and protect the environment.