Free hazardous waste collection beginning today


Donegal County Council is encouraging people to dispose of old medicines & other hazardous waste.

Beginning today, there will be free collections across Donegal.

Hazardous waste including Cleaning Agents, Waste Medicines, Batteries, Antifreeze, weed killers, Pesticides, Adhesives, Paint stripper/thinner, Aerosols, Waste Oil will all be accepted at the various collection points.

All containers, bottles, etc, must be labelled and materials clearly identifiable.

Today from now until 12pm there will be a collection at Milford Recycling Centre.

From 2pm - 5pm today Stranorlar Recycling Centre, on the Railway Road, Stranorlar is open for collection.

On Saturday 8th October there will be collection points at 9am - 12pm at the Carndonagh Recycling Centre and from 2pm - 5pm in the Letterkenny Recycling Centre.

On Saturday 15th October 9am - 12pm there will be a collection point in the Dungloe Recycling Centre and from 2pm - 5pm in Laghey Recycling Centre.

For further information contact the relevant Recycling Centre or Donegal County Council.