Free TNRD Household Hazardous Waste Event – Postponed to October 31, 2020

By October 22, 2020No Comments

Due to weather, the Household Hazardous Waste Collecting Event date has been changed to October 31.

Now is your chance to clear out all those old cleaners, chemicals, and unknown products from the garage or under your sink. The Thompson-Nicola Regional District will be holding its free annual Household Hazardous Waste Round-up event at the Merritt Visitor Centre/Curling Arena Parking Lot.

The TNRD Hazardous Waste Collecting Event will be taking place on Oct 31 from 10 AM – 2:00 PM.

Household hazardous waste is any waste from your home that is considered to be dangerous or which you have reason to believe could be hazardous. Commonly accepted examples of hazardous waste includes paint, batteries, oil, antifreeze, flammables, poisons, corrosives, adhesives, grease/tar, gasoline/kerosene, pesticides, fertilizers, devices containing mercury, and pool or lab chemicals.

This event will comply with all BC public health authority guidelines to mitigate the risk of COVID-19. For more information, please call 1-877-377-2596 or email

For More Information Contact:
City of Merritt
Phone: (250) 378-4224


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