At the Hazardous Waste Day event, about 700 households from Hewitt, Waco, Woodway, and Lakeview brought in waste for recycling or proper disposal. People brought unwanted household chemicals, electronics, batteries, light bulbs and CFLs, tires, oil, and also paint. From these households, almost 500 brought in paint and 200 brought electronics, which will be reused at city facilities. Additionally, 622 scrap tires were brought in for recycling. 2019's event had a significant increase in the previous year's with over 200 more households participating.