A printable guide to most common disposal and recycling guide.
This is a handy guide that you can view on our website, and print a page from, or print the entire guide on your home computer. The information is regularly updated so the best way to see the latest version is to view it on the website. More information is available on our DPW/Solid Waste page.
The schedule for our Household Hazardous Waste Collections is usually set by April 1st of each year. Traditionally, we host three collections - one each in the Spring, Summer, and Fall. You must have an appointment to participate in these free events. Information on the events and how to make a required appointment is available on the HHW webpage.
Many municipalities and libraries participate in the program to recycle household batteries, and have collection buckets at their sites. See also our Guide to Reuse, Reduce and Recycle and Safe Disposal. An entire page is dedicated to household battery drop off sites.
The Livingston County Solid Waste Program assists residents with safe disposal of sharps. Call for information at 517- 545-9609, visit our webpage about sharps, or see our Guide to Reuse, Reduce and Recycle and Safe Disposal.
St. Joseph Mercy Pharmacy may also take your sharps. Please call first at 517-545-6666.
There are many businesses that will take a small quantity of motor oil from residents free of charge. For a listing of the current businesses, please see the Guide to Reuse, Reduce, Recycle and Safe Disposal.
For a listing of the current businesses that operate as transfer stations, please see our Guide to Reuse, Reduce, Recycle and Safe Disposal or view a quick reference list.
A list of local trash haulers can be found in the Livingston County Guide to Reuse, Reduce, Recycle and Safe Disposal. Information is also available on the
Trash Hauler webpage.
We typically hold HHW Drop-off Events at two locations during the year, Howell and Green Oak. Information on dates, how to make a required appointment, and what we accept can be found on our
Household Hazardous Waste webpage.