Freon Item Removal

FridgeKenton County Public Works offers disposal of Freon containing items for citizens of Kenton County. Freon containing items include, but are not limited to, refrigerators, freezers, AC units, and dehumidifiers.

Effective November 1, 2021, there will be a $25 per unit charge for any Freon-containing item dropped off at Kenton County Public Works. Kenton County Solid Waste transfers these items to a vendor for final disposal and recycling. The fee covers the cost of disposal.

Items are accepted at Kenton County Public Works (420 Independence Station Road, Independence, KY), Monday-Friday from 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM. Proof of Kenton County residency will be required at drop-off.

Other Freon Removal Options

The following companies offer Freon removal services. Fees and requirements may vary.

If you are purchasing a new Freon containing appliance, the company from which you are purchasing may also have removal options for your old Freon item.