Upcoming Tox-Away Days

Tox-Away Days are scheduled at various locations around the community each year to collect household hazardous wastes (HHW) and “problem wastes” from Hendricks County residents.

Apr
4
Sat
***POSTPONED*** Tox-Away Day (Brownsburg) ***POSTPONED*** @ Brownsburg High School
Apr 4 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

April 4th Tox-Away Day Postponed

 In order to abide by current restrictions in place to fight COVID-19, the Hendricks County Solid Waste Management District will be postponing the April 4th Tox-Away Day at Brownsburg High School. The District is working to determine an alternative date for the event and will notify the public via local news outlets, social media and its email newsletter.

Currently four other Tox-Away Days are scheduled for the year. Resident living in any part of Hendricks County are welcome to use any event. Each Tox-Away Day is open from 8am to 1pm.

  • May 16th at the Hendricks County Fairgrounds in Danville
  • July 11th at Hickory Elementary School in Avon
  • September 19th at the Hendricks County Fairgrounds in Danville
  • October 10th at Plainfield Middle School

Many of the items and materials accepted for disposal and recycling at Tox-Away Days can be disposed of, recycled or donated for reuse every day via local organizations and waste management companies. Residents are encouraged to visit the District’s online Recycling Directory at HendricksSolidWaste.com/online-directory to find alternatives.

 

Our first Tox-Away Day for 2020 will be held at Brownsburg High School, (1000 South Odell Street) on Saturday, April 4, 2020, from 8 am to 1 pm.  Please enter the event from Odell Street.

Tox-Away Days are opportunities for Hendricks County households to properly recycle or dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW), tires, electronics & appliances.

All HHW (chemicals, auto fluids, fluorescent bulbs, batteries, pesticides, herbicides, medicines, sharps, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, etc.) is accepted from households free of charge. Latex paint should not be brought to Tox-Away Day for disposal. Instead, dry it out & throw it away.

Fees are charged for the recycling of TV’s ($20/$25), appliances ($5/$10) and tires (over a certain number). Cash & check accepted.

Households only, please. Regulations prohibit business wastes from being accepted.  Check here to learn more.

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May
16
Sat
Tox-Away Day (Danville #1) @ Hendricks County Fairgrounds & Conference Complex
May 16 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our second Tox-Away Day for 2020 will be held at the Hendricks County Fairgrounds in Danville (1900 East Main Street ) on Saturday, May 16, 2020, from 8 am to 1 pm.  Please enter the event from Main Street.

Tox-Away Days are opportunities for Hendricks County households to properly recycle or dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW), tires, electronics & appliances.

All HHW (chemicals, auto fluids, fluorescent bulbs, batteries, pesticides, herbicides, medicines, sharps, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, etc.) is accepted from households free of charge. Latex paint should not be brought to Tox-Away Day for disposal. Instead, dry it out & throw it away.

Fees are charged for the recycling of TV’s ($20/$25), appliances ($5/$10) and tires (over a certain number). Cash & check accepted.

Households only, please. Regulations prohibit business wastes from being accepted.  Check here to learn more.

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Jul
11
Sat
Tox-Away Day (Avon) @ Hickory Elementary School
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our third Tox-Away Day for 2020 will be held at Hickory Elementary School in Avon, (907 Avon Avenue) on Saturday, July 11, 2020, from 8 am to 1 pm.  Please enter the event from Avon Avenue.

Tox-Away Days are opportunities for Hendricks County households to properly recycle or dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW), tires, electronics & appliances.

All HHW (chemicals, auto fluids, fluorescent bulbs, batteries, pesticides, herbicides, medicines, sharps, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, etc.) is accepted from households free of charge. Latex paint should not be brought to Tox-Away Day for disposal. Instead, dry it out & throw it away.

Fees are charged for the recycling of TV’s ($20/$25), appliances ($5/$10) and tires (over a certain number). Cash & check accepted.

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Sep
19
Sat
Tox-Away Day (Danville #2) @ Hendricks County Fairgrounds & Conference Complex
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our fourth Tox-Away Day for 2020 will be held at the Hendricks County Fairgrounds in Danville (1900 East Main Street ) on Saturday, September 19th, from 8 am to 1 pm.  Please enter the event from Main Street.

Tox-Away Days are opportunities for Hendricks County households to properly recycle or dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW), tires, electronics & appliances.

All HHW (chemicals, auto fluids, fluorescent bulbs, batteries, pesticides, herbicides, medicines, sharps, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, etc.) is accepted from households free of charge. Latex paint should not be brought to Tox-Away Day for disposal. Instead, dry it out & throw it away.

Fees are charged for the recycling of TV’s ($20/$25), appliances ($5/$10) and tires (over a certain number). Cash & check accepted.

tox-away-earth-in-hands

Oct
10
Sat
Tox-Away Day (Plainfield) @ Plainfield Middle School
Oct 10 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Our fifth Tox-Away Day of 2020 will be held at Plainfield Middle School (985 South Longfellow Drive,) on Saturday, October 1o, 2020, from 8 am to 1 pm.

Tox-Away Days are opportunities for Hendricks County households to properly recycle or dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW), tires, electronics & appliances.

All HHW (chemicals, auto fluids, fluorescent bulbs, batteries, pesticides, herbicides, medicines, sharps, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, etc.) is accepted from households free of charge. Latex paint should not be brought to Tox-Away Day for disposal. Instead, dry it out & throw it away.

Fees are charged for the recycling of TV’s ($20/$25), appliances ($5/$10) and tires (over a certain number). Cash & check accepted.

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For more information about item that are accepted, restrictions and fees for tires, electronics and appliances, click here.