Household hazardous waste collection planned in Milford on May 2

MILFORD – The Milford household hazardous waste collection will be held from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 2, at the Milford Public Works Garage, 289 South Street (Route 13).

Residents of Amherst, Brookline, Hollis, Hudson, Litchfield, Merrimack, Milford, Mont Vernon, Nashua, Pelham and Windham are welcome.

There is a $10 user fee per vehicle, which covers up to 10 gallons or 20 pounds of waste. Residents who bring more than this amount will be charged accordingly to help offset the additional costs.

A variety of common household hazardous waste products are accepted, including nonlatex paints, solvents, oven cleaners, pool chemicals, pesticides, drain openers and auto chemicals.

Find the list

For a complete list, visit or call 424-2240.

Electronics are also collected. Televisions and computer monitors each cost $10 per item. All other electronics are free. For a complete list of accepted electronics, visit

If you only bring electronics to a collection, you don’t have to pay the $10 user fee.

Latex paint isn’t accepted at collection events; instead, it should be dried out and disposed of at your local landfill or transfer station. Medications are also not accepted.

For more information, visit the website or call 424-2240.