Household Hazardous Waste

The City of Lathrup Village periodically hosts special collections for household hazardous waste.

Residents are also encouraged to utilize SOCRRA's Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Center, which is open 6 days a week. Drop-Off Center is located at 995 Coolidge, Troy, MI (between 14 Mile and Maple).

Monday-Friday: 9AM - 5PM
Saturday: 7AM - 1PM


Some materials require special handling for safe disposal and should not be placed in the trash. See below list for examples of Household Hazardous Waste.

  • Automotive Products
  • Lawn & Garden Products
  • Medical Items
  • Motor Oil/Filters
  • Oil Filters
  • Automotive Batteries
  • Brake/Transmission Fluids
  • Gasoline (in Fire Marshall approved container) *container not returned
  • Pesticides
  • Insecticides
  • Herbicides
  • Fungicides
  • Fertilizer
  • Any old medication (prescription or non) - Empty into unmarked zip top baggie
  • Cleaning Products
  • Syringes/Needles in rigid plastic or metal container
  • Workshop/Paint Products
  • Miscellaneous
  • Any Household Cleaners
  • Ammonia
  • Bleach
  • Wood/Metal cleaners and polishes
  • Latex and Oil Paints
  • Adhesives and Glues
  • Paint thinner/remover
  • Caulk
  • Furniture Strippers
  • Rechargeable Batteries
  • Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs)
  • Cooking Oil
  • 4ft & 8ft fluorescent tubes 

NOT ACCEPTED: Unlabeled waste or containers with unknown contents, radioactive materials, explosives, waste from clean-ups or spills, hazardous waste generated by a business or industry.