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Published 19th July 2018, 9:12am

 The Department of Environmental Health reminds the public that small quantities of hazardous waste, including: cooking oils, grease, paint, solvents, bleach, and cleaning supplies must be disposed of at its 24- hour drop-off area, at the entrance of the George Town Landfill. Additionally, minimal quantities of bulky waste (non-metal furniture & appliances etc.), metals (furniture, appliances, roofing) and household garbage may also be taken to this location.

Large quantities of household garbage; commercial garbage, from landscaping, construction or other sources; larger metals including derelict vehicles, appliances and electronics; and hazardous waste, including multiple drums of oil, should be dropped off inside the main section of the George Town Landfill. The landfill is open from 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Mondays to Saturdays.

To make arrangements for services such as the removal of derelict vehicles or to report any issues please call the DEH at 949-6696 or 949-8793. Individuals may also send an email to, visit the DEH’s website at, or message its Facebook page at