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Hazardous waste is the most dangerous of all waste. It can immediately effect humans and the environment or its full effects may take years to appear.

The Huron County Hazardous Waste Depot is located at the Mid Huron Landfill Site, 37506A Huron Road (Hwy 8) at Holmesville. The Depot is open to all Huron County Residents and disposal is FREE.

The Depot is open Monday to Friday 8:00 am till 4:00 pm, Saturday 8:00 am till noon - closed Sunday and Holidays

The Depot accepts the following hazardous waste items:
  • Latex and oil paints
  • Finishing products (glues and varnishes)
  • Motor oils and lubricants
  • Gasoline - the container is not returned to you
  • Batteries - auto and household
  • Pressurized tanks and cylinders
  • Cleaner (bleach, oven cleaner, waxes, etc.)
  • Aerosol sprays
  • Solvents (degreaser, paint thinner, etc.)
  • Syringes and sharps (contained in a bio-hazard container, metal or very hard plastic with screw top lid)
  • Lawn and garden chemicals
  • Pool and photographic chemicals
  • Mercury switches and thermostats
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Fluorescent lighting tubes and blubs
  • Light fuels

The Depot dos not accept:
  • Commercial and industrial wastes
  • PCB's
  • Radioactive material
  • Pathological and hospital wastes

For more information, please click on the following links:

Huron County Hazardous Waste Depot
Hazardous Waste

General Inquiries

p: 519-236-4351 or 1-877-236-4351
f: 519-236-4329

Municipality of Bluewater
Box 250, 14 Mill Ave
Zurich, ON Canada
N0M 2T0

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm


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