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Maize Household Hazardous Waste Remote Collection

The Sedgwick County Household Hazardous Waste Remote Collection will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 2 at the City of Maize Public Works department located at 5600 N. Maize Road. This event is FREE to all Sedgwick County households.

Permissible items include:

  • Paint
  • Batteries
  • Motor Oil
  • Antifreeze
  • Household cleaners
  • Fertilizers
  • Pesticides
  • Solvents
  • Pool chemicals
  • Fluorescent lights
Do not bring:
  • Waste generated by businesses or industries
  • Tires
  • Electronics
  • Televisions
  • Explosives
  • Ammunition
  • Radioactive material
  • Biologically active substances
  • Empty containers
For more information call 660-7464.

Video Guide to Trash and Recycling in Sedgwick County

Trash and recycling options vary from place to place. If you're new to Sedgwick County and want to order trash service, or if you're a seasoned resident who would like to know more about your recycling options, watch this video about trash and recycling in Sedgwick County.

Ozone Reduction Tips

Follow these tips to help reduce ozone.

  • Drive less.  Instead, use mass transit, carpool, bike or walk.
  • Tune up your vehicle and properly inflate your tires.
  • Refuel after 6 p.m. and don't top off your gas tank. Stop at the click.
  • Mow your lawn after 6 p.m. and use a no-spill gas can.
  • Better yet, use an electric or push mower.
  • Avoid lighter fluid when barbecuing.
  • Become more energy efficient. Use compact fluorescent light bulbs and turn the air conditioner up a few degrees.

Watch a short video about ozone and the small changes you can make to help reduce it.

Get tips to reduce ozone in Sedgwick County - printable flier.

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