APG hosts Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day (October 1)

Ascension Parish Government will accept household hazardous waste at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center on Saturday, Oct 1, from 9 am until 1 pm. The event is free for Ascension Parish residents. The expo center is located at 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales

“We are so happy to be able to provide this day for our residents. This administration’s goal is to continue providing the means for safe and responsible disposal of hazardous materials. This keeps them out of landfills, waterways, and other places we are constantly working hard to protect for Ascension Parish.” – President Clint Cointment

Accepted are items such as tires, appliances, electronics, batteries, and paint.

Not accepted are items such as explosive or radioactive materials, paper, aluminum, and plastic.

A complete list can be seen on the attached flier, published on the Parish website and Facebook page.

This event is reserved for Ascension Parish residents only, so participants should be prepared to show proper ID, including residential street address.

For more information, please call the Citizen Service Center at 225-450-1200.

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