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DPW Offers Options to Dispose of HHW/E-cycling/Personal Documents for Shredding in March 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Check www.dpw.dc.gov for 2017 drop-off, document shredding schedules.

(Washington, DC) - The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) will accept District residents’ household hazardous waste and e-cyclables Thursday, March 2, 1 pm-5 pm, at the Ft. Totten Transfer Station, 4900 John F. McCormack Drive, NE.* DPW also will accept District residents’ HHW and e-cyclables, and provide document shredding services on Saturday, March 4, 8 am-3 pm. Document shredding is available the first Saturday of the month only.

District residents may bring HHW items such as pesticides, batteries and cleaning fluids to Ft. Totten, along with e-cycling items such as computers, televisions and other unwanted electronic equipment. For a list of all household hazardous waste and e-cyclables accepted by DPW, including how to prepare lithium batteries or batteries of greater than 9 volts, and additional information about document shredding, please click on the HHW link at www.dpw.dc.gov.

*Directions to Ft. Totten, 4900 John F. McCormack Drive, NE: Travel east on Irving Street, NW, turn left on Michigan Avenue, turn left on John F. McCormack Drive, NE and continue to the end of the street. Directions from additional locations can be found at Fort Totten Transfer Station.