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When is the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility open? Which wastes are eligible to be dropped off? Where is it?

The City of Lawrence/Douglas County Household Hazardous Waste program is open for Douglas County residents to drop-off household hazardous waste, or visit the product reuse area. The facility is located at 2201 Kresge Road in Lawrence, and is open Tuesday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm; and one Saturday a month by appointment only. For a Saturday appointment time, please call 832-3032. Winter hours (November – February) will be reduced to Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm. The facility will be closed on City observed holidays. Materials accepted include unwanted paint, pesticides, cleaners, old mercury thermometers, and batteries. There is no fee to Douglas County households. Also please visit our website at for more information on hazardous waste.