Household Hazardous Waste

Unfortunately, SSWI cannot take Household Hazardous Waste (HHW).  HHW is collected in Sevier County one time a year in conjunction with Keep Sevier Beautiful and TDEC.  The 2018 collection event will be held on Saturday, April 14 from 8 am - 1 pm at the Sevierville Municipal Complex (120 Gary Wade Blvd.).

The acceptable items that can be dropped off include:

AUTOMOTIVE AND MARINE PRODUCTS

  • oil and fuel additivies
  • grease and rust solvents, naval jelly
  • carburetor and fuel injector cleaners
  • starter fluids
  • body putty
  • antifreeze/coolant
  • gasoline

HOME MAINTENANCE/IMPROVEMENT PRODUCTS

  • used strippers and thinners
  • adhesives
  • driveway sealant
  • roofing tar
  • wallpaper remover
  • paints, stains and varnishes

HOME LAWN AND GARDEN PRODUCTS

  • pesticides and fertilizers
  • wood preservatives

MISCELLANEOUS

  • electronics
  • pool chemicals
  • photo processing chemicals
  • medications/drugs
  • aerosols/compressed gas
  • mercury thermostats and thermometers
  • fluorescent tubes
  • compact fluorescent bulbs
  • rechargeable batteries
  • helium/propane tanks

UNACCEPTABLE ITEMS

  • infectious wastes
  • dead animals
  • any waste from a doctor's or veterinarian's office
  • fireworks
  • gun powder
  • ammunition
  • smoke detectors
  • radium paint
  • automotive gas tanks
  • laboratory chemicals
  • cooking oil
  • alkaline batteries

Please note this is for residential drop off only.  Any waste from a business will not be accepted.

For more information, call Keep Sevier Beautiful at (865) 774-6677.