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Hazardous Waste Disposal
A household hazardous waste drop-off site is located at 156 Fort Hill Dr. in Naperville. The facility is open year-round on Saturdays and Sundays, excluding holidays, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items such as oil based paint, insecticides, poisons and household batteries that cannot be picked up by the trash hauler can be taken to this location. If you have questions about the  household hazardous waste collection program, please call the Naperville Department of Public Works at 630-420-6095, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Accepted Items

  • Acid
  • Aerosol sprays
  • Asbestos
  • Automotive fluids
  • Fertilizer
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Flammables
  • Fluorescent fixtures
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Household batteries
  • Household cleaners, drain openers
  • Insecticides, herbicides,pesticides
  • Mercury - thermometers, thermostats
  • Mineral spirits, strippers, solvents
  • Paints (oil based only), varnish, stain
  • Poison
  • Pool chemicals
  • Prescription medication
  • Propane tanks 20 lbs. or less
  • SLA Batteries - car, lawnmower, motor cycle, sump pump
  • Unknown hazardous substances

Non-Accepted Items
  • Business waste
  • Compressed gas
  • Compressed gas (other than propane)
  • Electronics
  • Empty spray cans or containers
  • Explosives, ammunition

  • Latex Paint
  • Peanut oil
  • Radioactive materials
  • Sharps (needles or cancets)
  • Smoke detectors
  • Tires
  • Trash and non-hazardous materials
  • Unopened, useable consumer products

Medical Waste

For more information, visit the DuPage County Department of Development and Planning.