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Posted on: July 23, 2020

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2020 8:00 AM @ 3:00 PM

    Salisbury, MD Wicomico County Executive Bob Culver is pleased to announce that County residents

    will have an opportunity to dispose of hazardous household waste at no charge on Saturday, October 24,

    2020, at the Newland Park Landfill.  The hours for Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day are

    8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The event is open to residents of Wicomico County and participants should bring

    a valid proof of residence such as a driver’s license. The Landfill will be accepting the following:


   Gasoline                        Gas/Oil mixes

            Fuel                                Acid Cleaners

             Solvents                        Automotive Fluids

    Bleach                            Ammonia

    Batteries (all types)                    Household Smoke Detectors

    Fluorescent Bulbs                    Pool Chemicals

    Dark Room Chemicals                     Household & Lawn & Garden Pesticides

    Insecticides & Herbicides                Painting Products

    Compressed Gas Propane cylinders (30 gallons)         Oil Based Paint

    Paint Thinner                         Thermometer (mercury)

    Turpentine                         Wood Preservatives

    Wood Stripping Chemicals


     The Landfill will not be accepting the following:


    Business Industrial or Commercial Farm Waste     Explosives

    Ammunition (handled by Fire Marshall)         Medical Waste

    Radioactive Material                    Tires

    Asbestos


    Landfill officials suggest that participants pre-arrange large loads.

    Empty fuel containers may be returned upon request and the staff will assist to unload vehicles.

    For more information, please contact the Newland Park Landfill at 410-548-4935.