Household Hazardous Waste Day

Mar 27, 2024
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Lake Travis Regional Reuse & Recycling Center
3207 Neidhardt Dr., Lakeway, TX 78734

FREE drop off for WCID 17, Hurst Creek MUD, and Lakeway MUD customers, and City of Bee Cave, Lakeway and the Hills residents. Please see the list below of acceptable items. Reservations are required at these events.

CLICK HERE to reserve your spot.

We will only be able to accept items in their original labeled containers, so we can dispose of them properly. The maximum amount of paint per household that we can accept is a total of 30 gallon containers.

● Residential Household Products Only

● Batteries
● Cleaning Products
● Degreasers
● Drain Cleaners
● Gas Grill Propane Tanks (no other size)
● Mercury Thermometers
● Oven Cleaning Solvents
● Polishers
● Pool Chemicals

● Aerosol Cans
● Latex and Oil Based Paints
● Preservatives
●Strippers and Thinners

● Anti-Freeze
● Vehicle Batteries
● Brake and Transmission Fluid
● Gasoline
● Oil and Oil Filters

● Herbicides and Pesticides
● Pet Products

● Lightbulbs, including fluorescents
● Asbestos products
● Medical waste (needles, syringes, prescription drigs, etc.)
● Explosive material (ammunition, dynamite, fireworks, flares)
● Tires
● Appliances
● Electronics

For questions or assistance, please contact your City of Lakeway Solid Waste Team at:

Other options to dispose of hazardous household waste:

Electronics and hazardous waste- You can take electronics and a variety of other items including hazardous waste and tires to the Austin Resource Recovery Center at 2514 Business Center Dr., Austin, TX 78744. Please call or check their website to make sure they are open and to see if you need an appointment. Their website is and their phone number is 512.974.4343.

Latex paint- Latex paint can be thrown away in your trash can as long as it is dried out. You can speed up the drying process by adding paint hardener, kitty litter or paper scraps. Oil based paints cannot be disposed of this way and will need to be taken to a hazardous waste drop off or center.

Batteries and lightbulbs- Batteries and light bulbs can be taken to Batteries Plus Bulbs 6317 Bee Caves Rd., Suite #300, Westlake Hills, 78746.

Prescription medication- CVS at 2306 RR 620 South in Lakeway has a drop box for any unused prescriptions or medicine that need to be safely disposed of. The box is located inside the store near the pharmacy.