GONZALES, LA (FOX44) - Folks in Ascension parish got a chance to dispose of lots of hazardous household materials saturday.
Saturday Ascension Parish saw up to a thousand people at the Lamar-Dixon Expo center to get rid of old tires, paint cans, and other hazardous materials safely so it wont damage our local environment.
Terrance Irvin works as an Environmental Supervisor, and he says its great so many people care about their home.
"That's good, whenever you have that type of participation, of people properly disposing of hazardous materials, so this is a great day." Terance Irvin, an Ascension Parish Environmental Supervisor, said.