Household Hazardous Waste & Drop Off

Any material or substance that is potentially damaging to the environment and harmful to humans and other living organisms is considered a hazardous waste. Hazardous waste should never be disposed of curbside.

Items that CAN be brought to the Hazardous Waste Center
Aerosol cans 
Corrosives such as pool chemicals and acids
Electronics such as computers, TVs, telephones, printers
Fluorescent lamps & bulbs
Mercury-containing devices
Paints and paint strippers
Used motor oil
Weed killers 


Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Center:
9155 Busch Street
Palm City, Florida, 34990

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday: 8 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to Noon
Closed Sundays and legal holidays.

No sharps, needles, medications, tires, explosives, radioactive or biological materials, drums of any kind, or business waste will be accepted at the Disposal Center.

  • For needles and sharps disposal: Contact the Martin County Health Department at (772) 221-4000.
  • For prescription and medications disposal: Contact the Martin County Sheriff's Office at (772) 220-7000.

If you have further questions, please select the "Submit a Request for Help or Information" button to submit an inquiry. Click on the "Solid Waste and Recycling Guide" button below to learn more, or call (772) 221-1416.

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