Kalamaoo County

Health and Community Services
Environmental Health

Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste Center
1301 Lamont Avenue
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49048
(269) 373-5211

HHW Center Residential Municipality Participants

The HHW Center may be used by all Kalamazoo County residents for free except for the City of Galesburg. Berrien County and certain townships in Van Buren County may also qualify.

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Location and Drop Off Hours

Have a large load or long drive? Please check drop off hours before you hit the road. The HHW Center does close for certain Fairground events and Holidays.

Materials Accepted at the HHW Center

A large variety of items are accepted at the HHW Center. If you ever have a question, please call 269-383-8742.

Materials NOT Accepted at the HHW Center

Check out this complete list before you head out to the HHW Center. The HHW Center will NOT take latex paint, smoke alarms, medication or used sharps.

Information for Small Business Waste

Business located in Kalamazoo County may use the HHW Center for a fee and by appointment only.

Free Pesticide Disposal

The HHW Center participates in the Clean Sweep Program.

Email Us

Hotline: (269) 373-5211 - To leave a message: (269) 383-8742