The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has announced they will be having another household hazardous waste collecting coming up in the Fall. The program which began 23 years ago has already served nearly 417 thousand households, collecting over 81 thousand fifty-five gallon drums of toxic materials collected from Illinois citizens. They will accept paints, thinners, chemical cleaners, unwanted pharmaceuticals, motor oil, gasoline, household batteries and similar products. Fluorescent and other high-intensity bulbs will also be collected. The one-day collection is scheduled for Saturday, September 22nd.