The Allen County Department of Environmental Management’s (ACDEM) Tox-Away Tuesday program for household hazardous waste (HHW) disposal will close Tuesday, Sept. 17 for staff training. ACDEM’s Household Hazardous Waste facility, located at 2260 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne, will continue regular Tox-Away Tuesday hours Tuesday, Sept. 24, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
The HHW drop-off facility is open to the public every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and select Saturdays (September 7 and October 12) in partnership with the City of Fort Wayne. Allen County residents are encouraged to review the fees (cash or check only), guidelines of the items accepted, and directions here in advance. Residents can also find the facility by searching “ACDEM’s Household Hazardous Waste Facility” in Google Maps.