Household hazardous waste collection scheduled in Walthill
WALTHILL, Neb. -- Local residents can drop off household hazardous waste at a free collection in Walthill this weekend.
Hazardous materials can be dropped off from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday at Central Valley Ag, located on the east side of the railroad tracks on the east edge of Walthill.
Area residents can dispose of paint, pesticides, herbicides, oil, yard chemicals, cleaning chemicals, fluorescent light bulbs, car batteries and antifreeze.
Items that will not be accepted include tires, electronics, appliances, PCBs, picric acid, science lab materials, radioactive materials or biological hazards.
The event, open to residents of Dakota, Thurston, Burt, Cuming, Washington and Dodge counties in Nebraska, is sponsored by the Nebraska Loess Hills Resource Conservation and Development Council, the Papio-Missouri River NRD, Lower Elkhorn NRD and the Walthill community.