Residents of Orono, Old Town and Milford can drop off household hazardous waste materials to the Recycling Center at 246 Gilman Falls Avenue in Old Town on Saturday, June 25 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Proof of residency is required.

Acceptable items include: glues, adhesives, oil paint, stains, thinners, car batteries, brake fluid, tires, kerosene, gasoline, insecticides, pesticides, swimming pool chemicals, aerosol cans, cleaners, computers and electronic equipment.

To ensure safety, never mix chemicals, never smoke, leave materials in original containers, pack containers in sturdy upright containers and go directly to the dropoff site once items are packed.

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