A special collection of household hazardous waste will be held at the Ivy Material Utilization Center Saturday, Oct. 29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The materials accepted on this day include acids, antifreeze, gasoline, kerosene, motor oil, adhesives, pesticides, household cleaners, floor and furniture polish, paint-related products and solvents, batteries and fluorescent tubes. The next special collection for these items will be held on a date yet-to-be-announced in the spring.
The Ivy center will hold Amnesty Days in November for furniture and mattresses (Nov. 5), appliances (Nov. 12), and tires (Nov. 19) during the hours from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Amnesty items will be accepted on the assigned days from residents of Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville at no charge.
Call the Ivy Material Utilization Center at 434-295-3306 for more information.