The UnderTheSink building

Household Hazardous Waste
Collection Facility


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UnderTheSink has reopened with these restrictions:

  • Re-Store, Offices, and Restrooms will not be accessible to the public. (not reopened)
  • UPDATE: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, material drop off is allowed without an appointment.
  • UPDATE: Saturday an appointment is required for material drop-off. These appointments are for one household only. Please do not bring your neighbors' waste.
  • Citizens must remain in their car at all times.
  • Material being dropped off must be in the trunk or truck bed away from passengers and readily apparent what is being disposed.
  • Due to call volume, return calls for appointments may be delayed. Be sure to answer calls from 402-444-_ _ _ _.
  • Appointment are made for the current Saturday and following Saturday only.

Call 402-444-sink [7465] for an appointment.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.


While you are waiting...

If you have the items listed below, there are other options instead of waiting for an appointment.

  • Latex Paint (cleans up with water): This paint is not hazardous and when solid may go to the landfill. For instructions to dry the paint out, click here.
  • Fluorescent bulb, and Compact Fluorescents: For a fee, those bulbs are accepted at Batteries Plus stores click here.
  • Rechargeable Batteries are accepted at:
    • Batteries Plus stores click here.
    • Or find other locations that accept recyclable batteries click here.
  • Glues/Adhesives: Once solid may go to the landfill. Follow instructions similar to drying out paint by clicking here.
  • Spray Bottle Cleaning products: May be flushed down the toilet if you are on a municipal sewer system. Only empty one product at a time, flushing between each product.

Serving Douglas and Sarpy Counties

4001 South 120th Street

Call 402-444-Sink(7465)

The facility's normal hours of operation are:

Click here for holiday hours.

Wednesday
9AM  –  4:45PM
Drop-offs Accepted and ReStore Open
Thursday
9AM  –  6:15PM
Drop-offs Accepted and ReStore Open
Friday
9AM  –  4:45PM
Drop-offs Accepted and ReStore Open
Saturday
Drop-offs Accepted by Appointment Only
ReStore Open
 

  

What does UnderTheSink accept?

Click here to read and be prepared for using the facility. Or click here for the same information in an Acrobat® brochure format.

For Douglas and Sarpy County residents only.
Proof of residency is required.
No business waste is accepted.
This includes waste from home based businesses, rental property owners/manager, and non-profit entities.
Tires, appliances and electronics are not accepted.