Computer & Household Hazardous Waste

Westlake Service Department supervises these annual collections for residents of Westlake only.

Please note: These collections take place during designated weeks only, not year-round. See below for options in Cuyahoga County for disposal of these items at other times of the year.

2017 Computer Round-Ups

Dates Times
April 3 - 7
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
April 8
7:30 a.m. - Noon
August 14 - 18
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
August 19
7:30 a.m. - Noon

Acceptable Items

During the Round-Ups, we can accept a variety of items in addition to computers, such as scanners, phones, video games, stereo equipment, microwaves, cameras, and select batteries. Please review our lists of acceptable items and those we cannot accept.
Computer Round-Up Acceptable Items Flyer (PDF)
Additional Information Brochure (PDF)

Year-Round Computer Drop-Off

A year-round drop off location for computers and related items in Cuyahoga County is operated by RET3. It is not affiliated with the City of Westlake.
Information about RET3

2017 Household Hazardous Waste Round Ups

Dates Times
May 8 - 12
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
May 13
7:30 a.m. - Noon
September 18 - 22
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
September 23
7:30 a.m. - Noon

Acceptable Items

We accept a variety of non-latex paint and related products, pesticides, household cleaners, adhesives, batteries, light bulbs, etc.  Please review our list of prior to bringing items to the Service Center.
Household Hazardous Waste Acceptable Items Brochure (PDF)

NO Latex Paint
Latex paint will not be accepted. It is not classified as hazardous waste and can be safely disposed of with your household trash after it is dried out.
Latex paint disposal info
CFL Bulb & Fluorescent Tube Bulb Recycling
The Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District is no longer accepting CFL bulbs or fluorescent tube bulbs that are collected during the Hazardous Waste Round-Ups. The City of Westlake will continue to accept these bulbs at our Fall Hazardous Waste Round-Up, though we may discontinue collection next year. Reminder, residents can only drop off these bulbs during our Hazardous Waste Round-Ups, we do NOT accept them year-round. See below for year-round drop off options. 

Residents can recycle CFL bulbs year-round, FREE of charge, at the following locations:
  • Home Depot
  • Lowe's
Fluorescent tube bulbs & CFL bulbs can be recycled year-round, for a small fee, at:
  • Batteries Plus Bulbs - 440-379-0257                                                   4607 Great Northern Blvd. N. Olmsted, OH. 44070 

Cuyahoga County Waste Collection

View the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District Brochure (PDF) to learn about hazardous waste materials.

Have other questions about reducing, reusing, and recycling waste? Find detailed information about many types of waste and the District's collection schedules on the Solid Waste District's website.