Crud Cruiser

Crud Cruiser will return on Saturday, March 9 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Meadow Park Athletic Complex, 3200 Meadow Park Dr. Please note, the event is weather permitting and may end early, if the trailer reaches capacity.

Bedford residents can properly dispose of household hazardous waste and electronic waste at Crud Cruiser! Crud Cruiser mobile collection trailers come once a year to Bedford to collect household hazardous waste; however, the capacity of the Crud Cruiser is limited, so the event may end earlier than advertised. The event may also be canceled in the event of rain. On the day of the event, please do not leave household hazardous waste and chemicals unattended in the parking lot.

What is accepted?
What is NOT accepted?
  • Automotive fluids
  • Batteries
  • Cleaners and chemicals
  • Cooking oil
  • Lawn/garden chemicals
  • Pool chemicals
  • Light bulbs
  • Paint and painting supplies
  • Ammunition and explosives
  • Appliances and electronics
  • Building materials
  • Bulk trash and yard waste
  • Butane/propane cylinders
  • Medicines and medical waste
  • Tires
  • Asbestos/PCBs/radioactive items

Waste Handling Instructions

  • Leave products in original, marked containers. If unlabeled, please label contents clearly.
  • Place leaking containers in a second container of like material (glass for corrosives, metal for flammables).
  • Place items securely in boxes or bins (no trash bags) in the trunk of the car or bed of a pickup.
  • Remain in your vehicle and allow staff to unload waste.

These events are for Bedford residents only. Residents of other cities will be turned away. Commercial, business, or industrial waste cannot be accepted under Texas regulations. For more information, call 817-952-2300 or email Bedford Parks and Recreation.

Electronic Waste

DFW Reclaimers is on-site during the event to collect electronic waste materials. Examples of accepted electronic waste include:

  • Computers
  • Servers
  • Laptops
  • UPS battery back-ups
  • Printers
  • Fax machine
  • Network devices
  • Audio-Video Equipment
  • Cabling
  • Cameras
  • Appliances
  • Batteries

For additional information on electronic waste recycling, visit the DFW Reclaimers website.

Residents of Bedford may take their hazardous household waste items to the Fort Worth Environmental Collection Center any time throughout the year for free with a voucher from the Water Billing Department. For more information, visit the Household Hazardous Waste page.