DO NOT PLACE...
mercury-filled items, electronics and other hazardous waste curbside for disposal! The Department of General Services conducts DROP OFF EVENTS for safe disposal of these items.
Examples of hazardous waste are listed below.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
DGS provides this service only to City of Albany residents. Small quantity generators (SQG) -businesses that generate less than 32 gallons a month - of hazardous waste may participate, but will be charged a fee. NOTE: SQGs must register by calling 434-2489.
PRE-REGISTER FOR DROP OFF EVENTS
Residents must pre-register to particpate. Online registration is available (between available scheduled event dates) or by calling the Department of General Services at (518) 434-CITY (2489).
Drop off events from from 4:00pm-7:00pm and take place at the City of Albany Rapp Road Landfill. At no time should hazardous waste or electronics be placed curbside.
HAZARDOUS WASTE & ELECTRONICS DROP OFF EVENTS:
There are no more events scheduled for 2017. Please check back in the future for the 2018 event schedule.
Any questions regarding the Household Hazardous Waster & Electronics program please call the Department of General Services at 518-434-2489.