Haz-Mat Collection Day in north and south Walton

February 9, 2016

March 5, 2016 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Walton Board of County Commissioners is sponsoring a project to collect, recycle, treat and properly dispose of these and other household hazardous wastes. The collection will be held on March 5 at Walton County Fairgrounds, Highway 83 North (9th Avenue), Defuniak Springs, and South Walton Mosquito Control Office, County Road 393, Santa Rosa Beach.

Items accepted: Pesticides – Used Oil – Stale Gasoline – Solvents – Fertilizers – Paint – Paint Thinners – Paint  Strippers – Batteries – Furniture Polish – Brake Fluid – Engine Degreasers – Anti-Freeze – Pool Chemicals – Insecticides – Spot Removers

Waste tire amnesty will also be held on the same date, during the same hours and locations.  Walton county residents may bring up to 12 tires per residence. No gas cylinders or explosives, please.

Due to hazardous nature of certain components in home computers, the County will be accepting old computer hardware including processors, monitors, keyboards, printers, scanners, etc.