City of Greenville, NC

Household Hazardous Waste Informational Facts


From day to day, we use some type of hazardous waste. Do you know how to properly dispose of this waste? Help is at your fingertips. This list is provided to better serve you -- the citizens of Greenville.

Used Motor Oil: Accepted at the Pitt County Transfer Station and all County Collection Centers. Must be oil only and maintained in a sturdy closed container. Call the Pitt County Landfill at 830-2599 for additional information.

Used Anti-freeze: Accepted at the Pitt County Transfer Station only. Must be anti-freeze only and maintained in a sturdy closed container. Call the Pitt County Landfill at 830-2599 for additional information.

Farm Chemical Jugs (HDPE containers): Accepted at the Pitt County Transfer Station and several County Collection Centers. Containers must be empty, rinsed thoroughly with high pressure, and labels removed. Call the Pitt County Landfill at 830-2599 for additional information.

Lead Acid Vehicle Batteries: Accepted at the Pitt County Transfer Station and all county Collection Centers. Vehicle batteries will only be collected by the City of Greenville during our annual Spring Clean Up. Call the City of Greenville Public Works Department at 329-4522 for additional information.

Household Batteries: Place in your regular refuse container for pick up by the City of Greenville Public Works Department.

Paint (solidified): Should be placed at curbside to be collected by the Public Works Department. Lids should be removed to assure thorough solidification.

 Fats/Oils/Greases: Do not pour into drain system. May be placed into container with tight fitting lid and placed in refuse container for pick up by the City of Greenville Public Works Department.

Pesticides/Herbicides: Information may be obtained from the Pitt County Cooperative Extension Service, 403 Government Circle, Greenville, N.C., 757-2801.

Other Hazadous Waste:The following items may be placed in your garbage can:

  • Aerosol cans (empty)
  • Nail Polish (solidified)
  • Oven Cleaner (lye based)
  • Shoe Polish

 

COUNTY COLLECTION SITES
Ayden-Grifton Weyerhaeuser Rd. (1900) 746-9261
Bethel US 13 North 825-8681
Bells Fork County Home Rd(1725) 355-2296
Falkland NC 43 North 830-5598
Farmville Wesley Church Rd (1221) 753-7240
Fountain US 258 749-3525
Grimesland Avon Rd.(1746) 758-1372
Pactolus Second St. (1558) 830-5232
Port Terminal Port Terminal Rd (1533) 758-0884
Shelmerdine NC 43South 746-3864
Stantonsburg Road Stantonsburg Rd (1200) 830-3864
Stokes NC 903 752-6991
Wellcome Briley Rd. (1415) 830-3876
Winterville Reedy Branch Rd (1131) 355-3718

Last Modified: 5/23/2007
 
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