Lee County Solid Waste will hold a House-hold Chemical Waste Collection Saturday, March 18, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Public Works Annex, 1800 Everest Parkway, in Cape Coral.
Residents can drop off such items as drain cleaners, pesticides, pool chemicals, liquid paints and thinners, fluorescent tubes, car and boat batteries, flares and ammunition, automotive fluids, propane gas tanks and polishes/paint strippers.
Electronic equipment that can be dropped off includes TVs, monitor, computers, printers, FAX?machines, phones/cell phones, copiers, VCRs and stereo equipment.
Anything marked flammable, corrosive, toxic or poison reactive will also be accepted.
No business waste will be accepted and county officials are asking that residents do not bring empty paint cans or empty containers - place them in the regular household garbage.
For additional information, visit www.leegov.com/solidwaste or call 239-533-800.