Porter County 2022 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event in Portage

Here’s an item Region residents may not realize should be taken to a a household hazardous waste collection – old nail polish. The Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County says nail polish is extremely flammable and classified as household hazardous waste. Porter County residents are encouraged to participate in the next collection event happening Saturday June 11 at Portage High School. Porter County residents can also recycle clean and dry plastic bags and variety of household hazardous waste items such as pool chemicals, non-narcotic medications, medical sharps and more. Here’s a link to the Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County website.