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Yearly Results#

Since 2010, Utilities has been helping Fort Collins residents dispose of hazardous waste responsibly.

The 2023 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event was a big success with 1,554 participants and approximately 143,836 pounds of household hazardous waste being collected.

View collection and participation data below for yearly results.

Event Attendance#

table showing attendance


Total Household Hazardous Waste Collected#

Total HHW Collected: 2019 - 110,495 lbs, 2018 - 148,097 lbs, 2017 - 107,886 lbs, 2016 - 127,689 lbs, 2015 - 126,700 lbs, 2014


2023 Results by Type#

pie chart showing waste collected. Paint is the largest category followed by flammable liquids.

Did You Know?

Customers experience some of the best reliability in the country with the average household being without power for less than 20 minutes per year – that means service is available 99.99% of the time!

When it rains, pollutants go down storm drains, contaminating our water bodies. Small leaks and drips add up. Don’t drip and drive.

You can prevent clogs and expensive repairs by only flushing the three Ps: pee, poo and toilet paper.