First Saturdays

The City of Key West offers free collection of Household Hazardous Waste (household chemicals and electronics) on the First Saturday of every month at Indigenous Park, 1801 White Street, from 8:00 am to Noon. This means disposing of chemical and electronic waste materials so they can be recycled or disposed of in a safe and environmentally sound way as required by law. Disposing of these items in the trash or on the ground can result in contamination of local swimming and drinking waters.

First Saturdays are for City of Key West Residents only. Businesses and out of City customers must contact Monroe County Solid Waste for information on collection at the Monroe County Transfer Stations.

Accepted Items

Items we accept include:

  • Acids
  • Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) bulbs
  • Circuit boards
  • Cleaning products
  • Computers
  • Fertilizers
  • Gaming systems
  • Gasoline cans
  • Hard drives
  • Oil (up to 5 gallons)
  • Paint
  • Pesticides
  • Phones
  • Pool chemicals
  • Preservatives
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Remote controls
  • Roofing compounds
  • Stains
  • Wires


The closest site to the City of Key West is Cudjoe Transfer Station. They accept electronics Monday through Saturday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. The accept Household Hazardous Waste the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Call the Cudjoe Transfer Station at (305) 745-2513.


For more information call 305-809-3776 or E-mail the City of Key West