For program details please view the Household Hazardous Waste/E-Waste Information Flyer.
Did you know that each person in the United States produces an average of eleven pounds of hazardous waste per year? That’s 1.6 million tons! Always try to use up the entire hazardous product, and opt for safe alternatives in the future.
To dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW), Incline Village and Crystal Bay residents may drop off the material at the WASTE NOT Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Center.
1220 Sweetwater Rd. Turn left at the second driveway on left labeled "Public Works". The Waste Not Household Hazardous Waste Container is located on the left (west side) of the Public Works Building.
November 1 to January 31: WINTER HOURS: Tuesday and Thursday 3:00PM to 4:30PM
February 1 to October 31: STANDARD HOURS: Tuesday and Thursday 3:00PM to 5:00PM
You may also schedule an appointment 48 hours in advance at (775) 832-1284.
IVGID’s HHW / EWASTE drop off site will be closed during Severe Weather. For UP TO DATE SITE information contact the Public Works office at 775-832-1203.
The site is also closed for official holidays, Thanksgiving Week and Christmas Week.
- Absolutely No Smoking.
- Proof of residency required.
- We are an idle free zone (please turn off your engine when you park).
- You must remove the items being dropped-off from your vehicle.
- Drop-in requests outside of program hours will be refused, no exceptions.
- Staff has the right to refuse excessive quantities (over 50 lbs. of HHW) or commercial customers.
- Please Do Not drop off bags of unorganized, leaky, unlabeled items.
Items Not Accepted: Motor Oil, Antifreeze, Car Batteries, Large Appliances, Sharps Waste – Contact Waste Management at (775) 831-2971 to dispose of these materials. Waste Not does not accept pharmaceuticals, flares, ammunition or microwaves but can educate you on how to properly dispose of them by calling (775) 832-1284.
Price: Houshold Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Drop-off is FREE for District Residents
Televisions: Televisions recycling is a $5 to $15 fee based on size. Please contact Waste Not at 775-832-1284 for details.
What is a Household Hazardous Waste? A receptacle that contains or once held toxic chemicals and is capable of contaminating soil, surface water, and ground water is considered a hazardous waste. Chemicals labeled flammable, toxic, explosive, and poisonous are especially hazardous if they are improperly stored, accumulate in one place or site, dumped in a storm drain, or emptied into a sewer.
Accepted items include:
Acids, aerosols, ammonia-based cleaners, bug spray, Drain-O, fertilizer, flammable liquids, gasoline, herbicides, lye, mothballs, oxidizers, paints, pesticides, poisons, solvents.
Items not accepted:
Motor Oil, Antifreeze, Car Batteries, Sharps Waste- Contact Waste Management at 775-831-2971 to dispose of these materials. Waste Not does not accept pharmaceuticals but can educate you on how to dispose of them properly by calling 775-832-1284.
For items we are unable to accept please refer to our Community Recycling Guide.