Household Hazardous Waste

General Information

Lakeland contracts with Team Waste for the collection and disposal of residents’ household waste, however, Team Waste is UNABLE to collect materials that are classified as hazardous or liquid waste.

They will not accept medical sharps. View the Medical Sharps Disposal page for information on the proper disposal of medical sharps.

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All Hazardous Waste is handled by

Shelby County Environmental Program Department

Contact Information:

6305 Haley Road
Memphis, TN 38134
Recycle Hotline: 901-222-7729
 Hours: Tuesdays and Saturdays, 8:30 am to 1:00 pm
Excludes Holidays

Household Hazardous Waste Facility may be closed on holidays (call ahead).

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Residents can bring up to 15 GALLONS or 100 POUNDS of acceptable household hazardous waste each visit to the Memphis/Shelby County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility, located at 6305 Haley Road.

Acceptable and Not Acceptable Hazardous Materials for Shelby County

Acceptable and not acceptable items

For a more detailed list of acceptable and not acceptable materials, please visit the Shelby County Waste Facility Website.