North Wake Household Hazardous Waste Facility

9037 Deponie Drive, Raleigh, NC 27614
Open Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Open to Wake County residents only.

North Wake Household Hazardous Waste Facilities

Acceptable Items

old batteries

Non-rechargeable; alkaline, household batteries such as AA, AAA, 9-volt, button cell. Lead Acid; vehicle, boat, motorcycle. Rechargeable; lithium-ion, cell phones, devices, power tools, toys, 12-volt. TAPE TERMINALS of lithium batteries.


Acids, ammonia, bases, bleach, chlorine, corrosive cleaners, degreasers, fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, insecticides, engine cleaners and degreasers, photographic chemicals, pool and spa chemicals, poisons, solvents, weed killers.

Fire Extinguisher
Fire Extinguishers

Dry chemical.


Gasoline, fuel oil, kerosene, lighter fluid, mineral spirits, paint thinners and diesel fuel. Containers will not be returned.

CFLs, Fluorescent light bulbs and tubes
Fluorescent Light Bulbs

CFLs; bring bulbs in box. Fluorescent tubes; 25 limit, bring in box.

Mercury Thermometer, Thermostat
Mercury Thermometers

Mercury thermometers, Mercury switches from thermostats.

Old Paint Cans

Oil-based paints, lacquers, varnishes, polishers, finishes, spray paints, stains, solvents. Latex paint, 10-can limit, consolidate cans if more than 10. No rusted or dried out paint cans. 

Propane Tanks
Propane Tanks

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Contact Us

If you need more information about acceptable materials, contact the facility manager at [email protected]