Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

2020 Collection Dates are listed below.  Please subscribe to the Town eNotification system to receive automatic email updates when waste and recycling events such as HHW collections are scheduled.  Visit to subscribe and be sure to click on "Waste & Recycling Collection Events" under the Calendar heading.

2020 Collection Events

All collection events are from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm at 324 Olcott Street, Manchester, CT on the following dates:

April 4, 2020 - CANCELLED due to COVID-19 for the protection of Glastonbury staff/citizens.

May 2, 2020

June 6, 2020

August 22, 2020

September 19, 2020

October 31, 2020

Directions: From Route 384 East to Exit 1, Spencer St., left on Spencer at 4th traffic signal take left onto Olcott St., facility on left. Olcott St. is at the intersection with Hartford Rd.


Please bring the following documents to the collection event for expedited service:

  • Proof of Residency (driver's license, tax bill or vehicle registration)
  • Completed Resident Manifest Form - Please fill out and print the completed form with you to the collection event.

Accepted Materials

This is your opportunity to safely dispose of paints & stains, acids, insecticides, herbicides, fertilizers, chemicals, household cleaning products, and other hazardous materials which may have accumulated at your home.  Please leave all materials in original containers.


  • Motor oil or antifreeze (these are accepted at the Transfer Station recycling facility.)
  • Asbestos Waste will NOT be accepted either.

More Information

For more information on the Household Hazardous Waste Collection in Manchester, please visit the Town of Manchester website

Paint Recycling (outside of these events)

Can't make it to the Hazardous Waste Collection event? No problem.  Residents can now conveniently dispose of Oil and Latex paint and stain products for free year round at disposal sites that participate in Connecticut's PaintCare program. Visit for more information.  Locally Katz Hardware, 2687 Main Street, and Sherwin-Williams Paint Store, 2945 Main Street, are participants in the program and materials can be brought to their Glastonbury facilities as well. Please note, there is a 5 gallon maximum limit per visit.