Hazardous Waste

About

At Your Door Special Waste Collection is a service contracted to Waste Management by the City of Victoria to provide residents with a safe and easy way to dispose of hazardous waste. Improperly disposing of hazardous waste may start fires, explode of react in the automated garbage or recycling collection trucks often injuring drivers.

Appointments

Appointments can be made by either calling 800-449-7587 or emailing Waste Management at Your Door collection.

The Basics About At Your Door Household Hazardous Waste Collection

  1. Household Hazardous Waste is collected at your doorstep.
  2. Appointments can be made by either calling the hotline (800-449-7587) or via email.
  3. The operator will ask you several questions, including your address as well as the type and amount of materials available for collection.
  4. A Household Hazardous Waste kit will be mailed to you so you may gather and pack your materials for collection.
  5. Finally, a truck will come to your house and collect your materials from your doorstep on an agreed upon date.

If you have more materials than can be accepted in one collection, don’t worry! This service is available all year long as many times as you need it!

Examples of Products Accepted Through the At Your Door Special Collection

  • Aerosols
  • Automotive Batteries
  • Computer Monitors
  • Garden Chemicals
  • Latex Paints
  • Metal Polish
  • Oil-Based Paints
  • Poisons
  • Sharps - Sharps must be place in a rigid plastic container. Include needles and lancets.
  • Solvents
  • Televisions
  • Thermometers
  • Used Motor Oil

No pharmaceuticals or medications are accepted through this program.