Pella Chronicle

April 5, 2013

Free Household Chemical Collection for Marion County Residents

The Chronicle

Pella — Drop off items from 9 a.m. to 12 noon Saturday, April 6, at the City of Pella Public Works Complex, 100 Truman Road Pella.

Acceptable items:

Common household cleaners

Lawn & pool chemicals



Oil & lead-based paint

Stains & varnishes


Mercury & mercury containing items

Rechargeable batteries

Fluorescent light bulbs

Sharps (needles) in rigid plastic jug

Unacceptable items:

Latex paint

Medical wastes/drugs

Radioactive materials

Auto batteries

Alkaline batteries (A, AA, AAA, C, D)

Motor oil

Hazardous waste from businesses