Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events
The Coastal Environmental Partnership has announced the dates for its upcoming Household Hazardous Waste collection events. Pamlico and Craven County events will both take place on Saturday, October 14. The Pamlico County Courthouse on Highway 55 in Bayboro is the site for the Pamlico event, from 9 AM to noon. The Craven event will be held at Craven Community College, where signs will direct you to parking lot E, near Orringer Auditorium. The hours for Craven County will be 8 AM to 1 PM.
Accepted items will include latex and oil paints, used motor oil, farm pesticides, gasoline, drain openers, paint thinners, cooking oil, antifreeze, batteries, lawn and garden fertilizer and pesticides. Items not accepted include commercial waste (except farm pesticides), gas cylinders, explosives, ammunition, commercial or institutional electronics and infectious, biological or radioactive wastes.
For additional information, call Bobbi Waters at 633-1564 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.