Household hazardous waste collection event to be held in Ada

ADA, Okla. (KXII) - The City of Ada will be holding a household hazardous waste collection event Saturday.

From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ada area residents will be able to safely dispose of unwanted chemical waste at 1710 N Broadway for no cost.

Waste products that will be accepted are
-Acids
-Antifreeze
-Asbestos,
-Brake fluid
-Bleach
-Chlorine
-Fertilizer
-Herbicides
-Insecticides
-Kerosene
-Lead
-Mercury
-Moth balls
-Naphthas
-Oven cleaner
-Paints
-Paint thinners and solvents
-Pesticides
-Pharmaceuticals
-Photography chemicals
-Swimming pool chemicals
-Rodent killer
-Window cleaners
-Spot removers
-Wood preservatives
-Engine batteries
-Rechargeable batteries
-Flourescent light bulbs
-Passenger tires
-Thermostats
-Used gas and motor oil

Electronic waste can be taken to the recycling center at 326 East 12th St.