DO NOT PLACE...
mercury-filled items, electronics and other hazardous waste curbside for disposal! The Department of General Services conducts DROP OFF EVENTS for safe disposal of these items.
Examples of hazardous waste are listed below.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
DGS provides this service only to City of Albany residents.Small quantity generators (SQG) -businesses that generate less than 32 gallons a month - of hazardous waste may participate, but will be charged a fee. NOTE: SQGs must register by calling 434-2489.
PRE-REGISTER FOR DROP OFF EVENTS
Residents must pre-register to particpate. Online registration is available by clicking the link below or by calling the Department of General Services at (518) 434-CITY (2489).
HAZARDOUS WASTE & ELECTRONICS DROP OFF EVENTS:
April 6, 2017
April 20, 2017
May 4, 2017
May 18, 2017
June 1, 2017
September 7, 2017
September 21, 2017
October 5, 2017
October 19, 2017
Drop off events from from 4:00pm-7:00pm and take place at the City of Albany Rapp Road Landfill. At no time should hazardous waste or electronics be placed curbside. Any questions regarding the Household Hazardous Waster & Electronics program please call the Department of General Services at 518-434-2489.