Pollution Prevention Program

The following guidance if for household hazardous waste only. Refer to the "Businesses" section of this website for business waste disposal guidence.




      The Lee County Solid Waste Division has opened its permanent Household Chemical Waste Collection facility on 6441 Topaz Court (off Metro Pkwy) for operation. 

      Residents may now dispose of household chemical waste between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm, Monday through Friday and every first Saturday of the month from 8 am to 12 Noon.  The facility will be closed on holidays observed by Lee County.




Lee County Sheriff's Office prescription drug drop-off boxes

Prescription drugs may be taken to Lee County Sheriff's Office prescription drug drop-off boxes Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the following locations:

Sheriff's Office Headquarters
14750 Ben C. Pratt Six-Mile Cypress Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33912
(239) 477-1000

Alpha District Office
121 Pondella Road
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
(239) 477-1810

Bravo District Office
1301 Homestead Road
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
(239) 477-1820

Charlie District Office
15650 Pine Ridge Road
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(239) 477-1830

Delta District Office
8951 Bonita Beach Road
Springs Plaza, Suite 565
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
(239) 477-1840

Echo District Office
12995 S. Cleveland Avenue
Suite 171 (Pinebrook Plaza)
Fort Myers, FL 33907
(239) 477-1850






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