Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste Facility


All Johnson County residents may dispose of hazardous goods at:
Hazardous Waste Collection Facility
3900 Hebl Avenue
Iowa City, Iowa

There is no charge for Johnson County residents to dispose of items at the facility. The facility is open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 7:00 am to 2:00 pm, no appointment needed.

Items Accepted


  • Kitchen, bathroom, lawn / garden, and automotive products
  • Paints and solvents
  • Batteries (some exceptions apply)
  • Ink and toner cartridges
  • Compact florescent light bulbs (CFLs)

Batteries
Prevent landfill fires by safely disposing of batteries.

Battery drop-off: Single use and rechargeable batteries:

  • Coralville Recreation Center (1506 8th St., Coralville)
  • North Liberty Community Center (520 W. Cherry St., North Liberty)
  • Iowa City Landfill's Hazardous Material Collection Facility (3900 Hebl Ave., Iowa City; open Thurs, Fri, & Sat, 7:00 am to 2:00 pm)
  • Iowa City Fire Station #2 West (301 Emerald St., Iowa City)
  • Iowa City Ace Hardware East (1558 Mall Dr., Iowa City)
  • Iowa City Ace Hardware North (600 N. Dodge St., Iowa City)
  • Iowa City City Hall Cashier Counter (410 E. Washington St., Iowa City)

Battery drop-off: All types of batteries:

  • Iowa City Landfill's Hazardous Material Collection Facility (3900 Hebl Ave., Iowa City; open Thurs, Fri, & Sat, 7:00 am to 2:00 pm)

Learn More
View Household Hazardous Waste Collection Guide (PDF)

Batteries