Household Hazardous Waste & Electronics Recycling
Updated: Jan.10, 2022
Town of Davie is a participating municipality of the Broward County waste disposal services. Davie residents must dispose of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW), electronics recycling, residential bulk trash, and yard waste at any of the County’s drop-off centers including, the facility located at 5490 Reese Road. Please note that this service will not impact your monthly bulk pickup schedule.
To view a list of accepted items, please visit the Broward County website at www.davie-fl.gov/BrowardHHW
Requirements to Participate
If you wish to participate, please bring proof of residency photo ID AND a document that shows your official address (such as a tax bill, TRIM notice, voter registration, utility bill, or other official government-issued documents).
Residents will be required to follow CDC guidelines for social distancing when entering the drop-off centers. Please remain in your car and to allow the county to provide no-contact service.
Residents may utilize the following locations to dispose of accepted Household Hazardous Waste, electronics, residential bulk trash, and yard waste.
- North Drop-Off Center | 2780 N. Powerline Road Pompano Beach, FL 33069
- Central Drop-Off Center | 5490 Reese Road Davie, FL 33314
- South Drop-Off Center | 5601 W. Hallandale Beach Blvd. West Park, FL 33023
These locations are open weekly, every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
For more information, please visit https://www.broward.org/WasteAndRecycling/WasteDisposal/Pages/DropOffCenters.aspx
Do not dispose of prescription medications by flushing them down a toilet or drain, as this will contaminate our water system. For information about local medication disposal, visit www.sheriff.org.
Sharps (Needle) Disposal
Sharps are considered biohazardous waste and should never be thrown directly into the trash. For more information on the safe disposal of sharps, please contact the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) at 1-800-643-1643 or [email protected] org. Information they can provide for your state includes:
- Types of sharps containers that can be used.
- Disposal programs in your area.
- How to label your sharps disposal containers.
- How to secure the lid of your sharps disposal container.
- Whether sharps disposal containers can be thrown away in the common trash.
Mobile phones, remote control toys, laptops, and power tools are just a few household items that use rechargeable batteries, which contain cadmium or lithium, both of which are considered toxic heavy metals. It is illegal to dispose of rechargeable batteries in the regular trash.
Visit https://www.call2recycle.org/ for a list of drop-off sites.
Common household alkaline batteries no longer contain mercury and are safe to dispose of in your regular garbage.
Chemical Disposal for Businesses and Government Agencies
Small businesses (including home-based), government agencies and non-profits that generate hazardous waste and/or electronics should not bring waste to any Broward County facility. For information, please call 954-765-4999 or 954-357-8850.