This is the weekend to unload any household hazardous waste from your basement or garage.
Bruce county is holding a Collection event today at the Highways Garage in Paisley from 8 until 11am.
Another household hazardous waste collection is being held at the Southampton Works Yard from 1pm-4pm.
Bruce County residents can bring their hazardous waste materials such as paints, oil, cleaners, batteries, chemicals, and propane tanks for proper disposal at no cost.
Meanwhile, there is also a household hazardous waste day in Owen Sound today. (Aug. 12th).
It is at the Public Works Building on 20th street east from 9am until 2pm.
Along with city residents, those in Chatsworth, Meaford, Grey Highlands, Georgian Bluffs and West Grey can use the Owen Sound facility.