Hazardous Chemical Clean-Up

Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection
This program is run by the Buena Vista County Recycle Center which can be reached by phone at 712-732-7171 or on the web at www.bvcorecycling.com.

The program is designed to pick up household hazardous chemicals and is scheduled one to two times per year for each community in Buena Vista County. The upcoming Hazardous Chemical Clean Up dates for Storm Lake are as follows:

April 29, 2015

All items must be brought to the BV County Recycle Center for drop off. Appointments are required!

Types of Hazardous Waste Collected
The following types of Household Hazardous Waste can be disposed of during these events:
  • Home Improvement Products
  • Cleaning Solutions
  • Pesticides
  • Garden Chemicals
  • Automotive Solvents
  • Oil and Lead Based Paints
Latex Paint is not accepted through this program

Household Hazardous Waste Collected All Year
The BV County Recycle Center collects the following household hazardous waste all year at their center.
  • Used motor oil and filters
  • Batteries
  • Fluorescent/CFL bulbs
For more information contact the BV County Recycle Center.