Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day Now Open to Yavapai County Residents

To enable Yavapai County residents to properly dispose of household hazardous waste, the City of Prescott Solid Waste Division is hosting a "Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day" on March 22, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event will be at the City of Prescott Transfer Station, 2800 Sundog Ranch Road.

This service is available to City of Prescott residents and unincorporated Yavapai County residents. Proof of residency will be required, please bring a drivers license or utility bill.

Acceptable items include: Acids, antifreeze, appliances, batteries, car batteries, cleaners, electronics, fluorescents, Freon, fuel tanks, paint, paint remover, paint thinner, pesticides, smoke detectors, tires, and used oil.

Prescription and over the counter drugs: Remove your pills/capsules/tablets from their containers and put them into a Ziploc bag. Liquids, salves, ointments, and aerosols can stay in their original container. Be sure the cap is tight, and then place them in a Ziploc bag.

Items that will not be accepted include: Ammunition, asbestos, commercial (business) waste, commercial vehicle tires (tractors, tractor trailer, and heavy equipment), explosives, fireworks, home-generated medical waste, household garbage, items in plastic trash bags, radioactive waste, or any other material or items not included from the "Acceptable item" list above.

Please remember to contain and cover all loads that are being brought in to the Transfer Station.

For further information, contact the City of Prescott Transfer Station at (928) 777-1116.


  • City Management
  • John Heiney
  • Community Outreach Manager
  • City Hall

    201 S Cortez St

  • 928-777-1220


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