Cobb County Government

Free Household Hazardous Waste event upcoming

While cleaning around the house, we often are unsure how to best dispose of some hazardous household waste. Keep Cobb Beautiful staff is making it easy by hosting a special recycling event 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday, June 23, at Jim Miller Park. Early arrival is recommended. This is free for Cobb County residents, but no commercial vehicles are allowed. Residents are limited to 10 gallons of paint per vehicle.
Items accepted include mercury, aerosols, batteries, adhesives, flammables, photo chemicals, lawn care products, fluorescent light bulbs, hobby and artists' supplies, paint and paint-related products, cleaners and swimming pool chemicals. Items not accepted include ammunition, pharmaceuticals, agricultural waste, radioactive materials and biohazardous/biomedical waste. Miller Park is located at 2245 Callaway Road NE, Marietta. For more information, visit or call 770-528-1135.