County Collecting Household Hazardous Waste

Published 05/17 2013 02:28PM

Updated 05/17 2013 06:17PM

RICHLAND TOWNSHIP, CAMBRIA COUNTY - Area residents with household materials will have the opportunity to dispose of them Saturday, May 18th.

The annual household hazardous waste collections event in Cambria County will be held outside Concurrent Technologies Cooperation in Richland Township 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

"If those chemicals are improperly exposed then they have potential to be threat to public safety and environment," said Executive Director Kris Howdyshell.

"You can roll in with your car its easy in and easy out," said Cambria County Commissioner Tom Chernisky.

The cost to safely dispose of materials will be $2 per gallon and it is cash only.

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