Household Hazardous Materials turn in event location change

Rescheduled to Wednesday May 8th we will move this event to the:

City Street Department 809 Concord Pl SE, Orange City, IA 51041

OC and Alton residents will have an opportunity to safely discard those household hazardous materials (HHM). On Wednesday, May 1st, the Cities of OC and Alton and the NW IA Area Landfill will co-sponsor a HHM Recycling event from 4 – 7 pm in the downtown Windmill Park next to the dutch band shell. Accepted items are degreaser, waxes/polishes, solvents, lacquers/thinners, caustic cleaners, stain removers, pesticides/herbicides, and oil based paints. Only latex paints will be assessed a $1/gal. fee. Go to  for a complete list of acceptable/unacceptable items.