Residents who do not want to wait until the next HHW collection event in Burleson, can take their household hazardous waste to the Environmental Collection Center (ECC). The ECC is open Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is located at 6400 Bridge Street in Fort Worth. For directions, call 817-392-EASY (3279). There is no fee for dropping off your household hazardous waste, however, residents must take a City of Burleson water or solid waste bill as proof of residency.
What’s Accepted by the ECC?
Batteries (All Kinds, Including Car Batteries)
Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs)
What’s Not Accepted by the ECC?
Paints and Stains, Paint Thinners (20-gallon limit per household)