MOUNT PLEASANT — Mount Pleasant and rural Henry County residents will be able to discard household hazardous waste from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Public Works Building, 1201 N. Broadway St., Mount Pleasant.

The Toxic Clean-Up Mobile Event is by appointment only by calling Elyn Holton-Dean at (319) 753-8758 or (877) 429-2436.

Non-acceptable items include motor oil, anti-freeze, batteries and containers over five gallons. The collection will not allow latex paint, but will accept oil and lead-based paints.

The free service is a collaboration of Great River Regional Waste Authority and the HazChem Center of Southeast Iowa.