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North County HHW Update

HHW Permanent Facility Update

Residents from St. Louis County will soon be able to make a reservation to drop off household hazardous waste (HHW) at the new North County HHW facility, located at the vacated Saint Louis County Department of Public Health former North County Animal Shelter. If you would like to be one of the first to utilize the facility, please send an email to with North County HHW in the subject line. We will send you an e-mail as soon as we are ready to start accepting reservations.

For updates on the North County site or to make a reservation at the Lemay HHW Facility, please visit" The permanent program replaces collection events and no one-day HHW events are scheduled.

For details on the permanent program including fees and cost-sharing measures click  here.
For Natural Recipes for around the House and Yard please click here.
For alternative disposal options for some of the more common HHW materials please click here.

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Waste Reduction Grant

The goal of the Waste Reduction Grant Program is to provide funding to implement, expand, increase, and enhance waste reduction efforts in Saint Louis County. The 2015 Grant Round is now closed.

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