Great River Regional Waste Authority to host hazardous waste disposal event in Mt. Pleasant area


MT. PLEASANT – Great River Regional Waste Authority (GRRWA) is bringing their Toxic Clean-Up Mobile Event to the city of Mt. Pleasant and rural areas. Residential household hazardous waste disposal will be available this Friday, Sept. 21 from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm by appointment only.

The collection site will be located at the Public Works Building at 1201 North Broadway Street in Mt. Pleasant. Enter on West Winfield Street – exit out on West Harlan Street.

To make an appointment, call toll-free: 1-877-429-2436 or 319-753-8758.

  • GRRWA has several guidelines in place for those planning to take part in this event:
  • Please no latex paint (only oil and lead-based paints)
  • Please no motor oil or antifreeze
  • No containers over 5 gallons
  • No batteries

Although these items will not be accepted during this mobile event, they are accepted on a regular basis at GRRWA facilities or the HazChem Center.

This is a mobile event open to residents of Mount Pleasant, and rural Henry County, Iowa. This is a collaborative effort of Great River Regional Waste Authority (GRRWA) 319-372-6140 and the HazChem Center of Southeast Iowa.

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