Household hazardous waste dropoff continues until 1pm

There's still time to get rid of those old cans of paint and other household hazardous waste products today.

The household hazardous waste & electronic equipment recycling project continues until 1pm today at the Columbus Consolidated Government Recycling Warehouse, located at #25 22nd Avenue, off Victory Drive in Columbus.

Volunteers are on hand to unload a variety of items brought in, including paints and solvents, lawn care chemicals, cleaning products, and automotive products.

You can also drop off a variety of electronic equipment, such as computers, printers, fax machines, copiers consumer electronics, and telecommunications equipment.

The project is part of the annual Help the Hooch project, which began Friday and concludes this afternoon with a celebration at Golden Park.

More than 11,000 volunteers have participated in the project this year.