Trumbull County Collection Facility

Household Hazardous Waste - Electronics - Appliance Recycling

The Trumbull County Collection Facility is an outlet for residents of Geauga and Trumbull County to safely dispose of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW), Electronics (e-waste) and appliances.

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
We accept materials such as used oil, oil-based paints, fluorescent lights, solvents, gasoline, pesticides, herbicides, and various other cleaners and products used in residential homes. These items should not be put in with your regular trash. Your trash goes to a landfill, where it is buried in the ground. These chemicals can leach into the soil, potentially polluting the groundwater and air.

All HHW materials are collected, sorted, packaged and transported offsite for proper treatment, recycling or disposal.

Household Hazardous Waste is collected at the Trumbull Collection Facility on Wednesdays, from May-October.  HHW is also accepted on Special Waste Saturdays. Trumbull County residents are welcome to bring their HHW to the Geauga Collection Facility on Fridays during winter months. 

Electronics (e-waste) 
The Collection Facility also accepts electronic items such as computer equipment, stereos, televisions, DVD players, VCRs, phones, fans, etc., as well as small Freon bearing appliances for recycling.

Many old electronic devices (e-waste) contain toxic substances that include lead, mercury, cadmium, beryllium, polyvinyl chloride and chromium. Like the HHW materials described above, e-waste tossed in your regular trash is buried in a landfill, where these chemicals can leach into the soil, potentially polluting the groundwater and air.
Also, recycling e-waste saves energy and raw materials. Fewer raw materials need to be drawn from nature to create new devices.

Some larger household appliances contain substances like Freon, CFCs, HCFCs contaminated oils, and mercury and need to have these materials removed before disposal. You can bring these types of items (A/C units, dehumidifiers, refrigerators, freezers, microwaves, etc.) to our collection facility for proper disposal or recycling. 

We can also accept appliances made primarily of metal for scrapping.   

E-waste and appliances are collected all year round on Tuesdays and  Wednesdays

If you are unsure if something you want to dispose of belongs in your trash, please call us and ask!

We cannot accept any materials from commercial operations/businesses.

Geauga County Collection Facility is now open!

The Geauga Collection Facility opened in June 2022. Residents of both Trumbull and Geauga Counties can bring electronics, appliances and household hazardous waste (HHW) to the Geauga facility year-round. During winter months, the Trumbull Collection Facility cannot accept HHW, but Trumbull residents can bring their materials to the Geauga Collection Facility for FREE proper disposal.
Both Geauga and Trumbull Collection Facilities open to both Geauga and Trumbull County residents
PH: 330-675-2673
Toll Free: 800-707-2673
10:00 am - 3:00 pm on days specified below 

Geauga Collection Facility
12685 Merritt Rd.
Chardon, OH 44024

Trumbull Collection Facility
5138 Enterprise Blvd. NW
Warren, Ohio 44481

SUMMER HOURS (effective through October 31):
Appliances & Electronics (e-waste)

TRUMBULL: Tuesday-Wednesday
GEAUGA: Thursday-Friday

​Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
TRUMBULL: Wednesdays only
GEAUGA: Fridays only

Special Waste Saturdays:
HHW, Electronics, and Appliances
9:00 am - 12:00 noon
TRUMBULL: May 7, June 4, August 6, September 10, October 1
GEAUGA: June 25, August 20, September 17, October 15
Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District
Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District
5138 Enterprise Blvd. NW
Warren, Ohio 44481

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