Hazardous Wastes are not collected by the Borough of Hatboro Public Works Department. The following items are considered hazardous waste and should be disposed of at a County-sponsored Hazardous Waste Event listed below:
Gasoline, oil, kerosene, turpentine, paint thinner, oil paint, stains, varnish, pool chemicals, herbicides, pesticides, antifreeze, caustic cleaners and solvents, mercury, thermometers, flares, fire extinguishers, lead acid batteries, rechargeable batteries, fluorescent tube light bulbs and ballast, CFL bulbs, mini propane canisters, and electric/oil filled heaters.
Each year Montgomery County sponsors a free hazardous waste collection program for Montgomery County Residents. These events are held at various locations throughout Montgomery County. The current Hazardous Waste Event Schedule is as follows:
2021 Montgomery County Hazardous Waste Events
(Please note, 2021 events are held via appointment only)
|Saturday, April 24, 2021||Boyertown Middle School East|
2020 Big Road, Gilbertsville
|Saturday, May 1, 2021||Indian Valley Middle School|
130 Maple Avenue, Harleysville
|Saturday, May 8, 2021||Montgomery County Community College|
Enter 595 Cathcart Road, Blue Bell
|Saturday, June 12, 2021||Temple University Ambler Campus|
Enter At 1431 E. Butler Pike, Ambler
|Saturday, June 19, 2021||Abington Junior High School|
Enter at 2056 Susquehanna Road, Abington
|Saturday, September 25, 2021||Spring-Ford 9th Grade Center|
400 South Lewis Road, Royersford
|Sunday, October 24, 2021||Lower Merion Transfer Station|
1300 N. Woodbine Avenue, Penn Valley
Southeastern Pennsylvania Hazardous Waste Events
Montgomery County Residents may also participate in any of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Hazardous Waste Collection Events. These events occur in Delaware, Chester, Bucks, and Philadelphia Counties and are free of charge.
Paper Shredding Events
The Union Library of Hatboro hosts various community shredding events throughout the year. Specific dates for these events are available on our Events Calendar.