Androscoggin Valley Council of Governments (AVCOG) collects Household Hazardous Waste at the Environmental Depot in Lewiston and at one-day collections throughout the Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford counties region. Maine residents or property owners can bring Household Hazardous Waste to the Environmental Depot located at 424 River Road in Lewiston.
A total of 1,861 units of household hazardous waste were recovered for the 2019 season. One unit equals 5 gallons of hazardous waste. The Environmental Depot collected 686 units estimated at 3,430 gallons; and 1,175 units collected through one-day events, estimated at 5,875 gallons.
Opening day for the 2020 season at the Environmental Depot is Saturday, May 16, 2020 from 8 a.m. to 11:45 am.