Waste collection event to be held April 30 in Trenton

Waste collection event

The City of Trenton and Grundy County in conjunction with the North Missouri Solid Waste Management District Region B is sponsoring a solid waste collection event. This is event is funded with grants funds from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

This is an opportunity for all residents of Grundy County to dispose of special waste items banned from landfills. ABSOLUTELY NO business or commercial drop offs, residential only.

Questions or comments should be directed to Ann Hamilton, District Planner at 660-359-5636 ext 20. The collection event will be held at 807 East 7th Street, Trenton, Missouri, which is located a half mile east of the Grundy County Courthouse, between 9:00 AM and 12:00 Noon on  Saturday, April 30, 2016.

Tires must have no rims, and be clean and free of debris.

Fees for tires are:
 Standard Passenger tires (or smaller) $ 2.00 each
 Oversized tires (36” +) $ 6.00 each
 Tractor Tires $20.00 each

Appliances that will be collected include washing machines, dryers, dishwashers, ranges, ovens, microwaves, freezers, refrigerators, air
conditioners and hot water heaters. A fee of $5.00 each will be charged.

Refrigerants will be removed by certified technicians prior to disposal. The District will collect scrap metal free of charge.

Electronics – Computer systems including mouse, keyboard, etc.; copy machines; printers; fax machines will be collected for a fee of
$5.00. Televisions under 27 inches will be collected for a $10.00 fee and television over 27 inches and console television will be
collected for a fee of $20.00.

Miscellaneous electronics including stereos, phones, etc. will be collected free of charge. All electronic waste will be de-manufactured and recycled.

All hard drives will be destroyed.

Household batteries, rechargeable batteries, Cell Phones, Intact Car Batteries and Ink Cartridges (no broken or cracked cases) will be
accepted at no charge.

Household Hazardous Waste must be in the original container and HAZARDOUS WASTE not leaking. Free will donations will be accepted.

Paint, oil, transmission fluid, brake fluid, aerosols, herbicides, pesticides, and misc. (Household chemicals only) will be collected.

Residential ONLY! NO waste from commercial generators, No Businesses, NO toxic or medical waste, NO joint compounds or empty paint cans. DO NOT bring mixed waste!