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KC Water Asks Public to Limit Certain Hazardous Household Waste Materials at Facility

Posted on July 22, 2022

(Kansas City, Mo.) – KC Water seeks the public’s help in refraining from bringing certain hazardous household waste (HHW) materials to the HHW facility located at 4707 Deramus Avenue. Due to a shortage of processing capacity at incineration facilities across the country, KC Water asks that customers do not bring the following items until further notice:

  • Corrosive Cleaners
  • Hazardous liquids
  • Household cleaners
  • Lawn and garden products
  • Pesticides/insecticides
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Pool chemicals

KC Water will continue to accept automotive products, antifreeze, batteries, CFL light bulbs and paint.  We apologize for the inconvenience and will update the public as soon as information becomes available.

For more information visit For more information contact Heather Frierson, KC Water Media Relations Coordinator, at, phone 816-513-0280, cell 816-674-0211.


KC Water maintains and operates water treatment and distribution systems, stormwater management systems, and wastewater collection and treatment systems for residential and business customers in Kansas City and for wholesale customers in the Kansas City area.  KC Water is primarily funded by fees charged to customers based on their use or impacts on the three utility systems.

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