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Tox-Away Saturdays

The Allen County Department of Environmental Management and the City of Fort Wayne have partnered to expand ACDEM’s weekly “Tox-Away Tuesdays” collection of household hazardous waste (HHW) products for Allen County residents to Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on the following dates:

  • September 7
  • October 12

ACDEM’s Household Hazardous Waste Facility is a place for Allen County residents to safely dispose of unwanted household hazardous waste. These materials, if not disposed of properly, can be dangerous to our health and the environment.

Please consider the following options before taking your household hazardous waste to the HHW Facility:

  • Reduce waste by buying only what you need
  • Purchase less toxic options
  • Share leftovers with family, friends, and neighbors who need them

Review product guidelines, fees (cash or check only), and directions here:

Drop-off Hours: Saturdays (select dates) from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: 2260 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Please enter the facility from Fort Recovery Road via Lima Road.

Cost: Minimal fees and material limits will apply (review fees here:

Contact ACDEM at or 260-449-7878 if you have any questions.