City Of Tulsa Holding Household Pollutant Disposal Special Event - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

News

City Of Tulsa Holding Household Pollutant Disposal Special Event

Posted: Updated:
TULSA, Oklahoma -

The City of Tulsa is holding a special household pollutant disposal event.

In addition to regularly accepted items – flammable liquids, cooking oil, thermostats, etc. – special items like tires, ammunition and medications will also be accepted.

The event is open to Tulsa residents and M.e.t. member communities. No appointment is needed.

The event takes place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at the City of Tulsa’s Household Pollutant Collection Facility at 4502 South Galveston Avenue.

Anyone that drops off a mercury thermostat will receive a $10 Lowe’s gift card. Anyone who disposes of household pollutants will get to shop at the Swap Shop.

You can find more information here, or, you can call 918-591-4325.

A full list of accepted and non-accepted items can be found below.

Accepted Items:

  • Fluorescent and CFL light bulbs
  • Oil based paints and thinner
  • Flammable liquids
  • Automotive fluids
  • Cooking oil/grease
  • Aerosols
  • Household and car batteries
  • Household cleaners
  • Pool chemicals
  • Small electronics
  • Thermostats

Non-Accepted Items:

  • Industrial or commercial waste
  • Latex paint
  • Medical or biomedical waste (no syringes, needles)
  • Asbestos
  • Food or organic waste
  • Radioactive material

Special Event Accepted Items:

  • Tires
  • E-waste (Tube televisions will have a $21 fee; monitors will have a $10 fee.)
  • Ammunition
  • Medications

Special Features

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

CBS Shows

Watch your favorite CBS shows for free online.

Links

Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on News On 6? Find it here!

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Special Coverage

  • Bridge Tracker

    How safe are Oklahoma's bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

  • Fallen Heroes

    News On 6 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

    Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.