Hazardous Waste Disposal

Hazardous Waste Drop-off Events


Salt Lake County is holding Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events throughout the county.

Three events will be held in Draper, as follows:
Dates: May 25, 2017, June 22, 2017, and July 20, 2017

Time: 7:00 am to 10:00 am

Location: Draper City Park, 1300 East 12500 South

Flyer:  2017 Household Hazardous Waste Events

2017 Household Hazardous Waste Events

Residential waste only; business waste is NOT accepted.
Potential Hazardous Wastes


Hazardous waste may be hiding in your home. You don’t have to look far to find products that quickly become household hazardous waste. Common potential hazardous waste include:
  • Poisons
  • Corrosives
  • Toxics
  • Flammables
    • Examples
      • Leftover or unused fuels
      • Paints
      • Pesticides
      • Fertilizers
      • Car batteries
      • Antifreeze
      • Motor oil
      • Spot removers
      • Cleaning Chemicals
      • Electronics
      • Flourescent Bulbs
      • Fuels
      • Propane
      • Automotive
Such chemicals can cause house fires and accidental poisonings. If these chemicals are stored or disposed of improperly, they may seep into our environment and poison our land, air and water.

Note that explosives, radioactive materials and tires are NOT accepted.

Disposal of Hazardous Waste



Animal Carcasses


It is illegal to dispose of any animal carcass in the curbside garbage container. The Trans-Jordan Landfill will not accept any animal carcass. Please contact our Animal Control Department at (801) 576-1805 and they will assist you in disposing of your animal.