Hazardous Waste Disposal

Hazardous Waste Facility


Hazardous Waste Disposal is managed by the Lawrence / Douglas County Household Hazardous Waste Facility. This facility is located on the southeast corner of the Douglas County Public Works Operations Division grounds at 711 East 23rd Street in Lawrence, located immediately east of the Haskell University football stadium.

The facility accepts hazardous waste from Douglas County households throughout the year by appointment only. Please call the Lawrence Waste Reduction and Recycling Division at (785) 832-3030 to schedule a drop-off appointment for any unwanted paint, pesticides, automotive products, cleaners, old mercury thermometers, and batteries.

More Information


For more information on hazardous waste please visit the Lawrence Waste Reduction and Recycling page. You can also get more information on the Lawrence / Douglas County Household Hazardous Waste Facility.


Hazardous Waste Resources