City of Tampa Household Chemical and Electronics Collection this Saturday - Upcoming collection day is Saturday, April 5, 2014

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The 2014 City of Tampa Household Chemical and Electronics Collection event for residential customers will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Tampa Fire and Police Academy, located at 116 S. 34th Street, Tampa, FL 33605. This free event provides residential customers with the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted chemicals and electronics.

Materials accepted at the collection site include:
  • Paints and solvents
  • Used motor oil
  • Automotive products
  • Pool chemicals
  • Mercury-containing devices, such as fluorescent light bulbs and thermometers
  • Lawn, garden and household chemicals
  • Electronics including computer monitors, printers, CPUs, keyboards, televisions, DVD players, VCRs and cell phones
Only residential waste will be accepted.

The City will not accept any explosive, radioactive, or biomedical wastes at the collection site.

For questions or concerns, please contact the City of Tampa Utility Services Customer Care at (813) 348-1111 or visit the website at