The following is a press release from the City of Lubbock:

LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — The City of Lubbock Solid Waste Department will hold a household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, September 17, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at 1631 84th Street. This event is free for Lubbock residents*. 

Acceptable common household hazardous waste items include the following:

  • Automotive:
    • Polish and wax
    • Oil and grease
    • Fuel additives
  • Household:
    • Aerosol cans
    • Drain cleaners
    • Cleaning products
  • Garden:
    • Pesticides
    • Fertilizers
    • Poisons
  • Exterior:
    • Pool Chemicals
    • Sealers
    • Paint/Stains

Please do not bring tires, electronics, medicine, ammunition, explosives, or medical waste.

For a complete list of acceptable items, or to learn more about safely disposing of household hazardous waste items visit our website at

*Businesses and contractors are ineligible.

(Press release from the City of Lubbock)