Household Hazardous Waste

About the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Loudoun County conducts several Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection events throughout the year to collect used and unwanted household hazardous materials such as gasoline and household chemicals.

For these events, a hazardous waste management contractor comes to the county to accept and package the waste for shipment to an appropriate processing facility.

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Limit Per Household

  • 15 gallons of liquid household waste
    (container size no larger than five gallons)
  • 40 pounds of solid household waste

Please note that participants must have proof of Loudoun County residency such as a Loudoun County vehicle decal or applicable town decal.

The county also conducts two hazardous waste disposal collection events each year for local businesses under the Business Hazardous Waste Program.

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Resources

  1. First Loudoun County Household Hazardous Waste Event of 2019 is March 23 in Leesburg

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  3. Give the Gift of Waste-Free Recycling: Loudoun County Offers Holiday Recycling Advice


    You can take simple steps to keep waste out of recycling. More...
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