Hazardous Waste Info

 
 
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The refuse collected by route trucks is processed in our Material Recovery Facility, exposing all recyclables to maximize recovery efforts.
 
Hazardous waste presents immediate and long-term threats to us and the environment.
According to the EPA, Americans generate 1.6 million tons of household hazardous waste per year.
The average home can accumulate as much as 100 pounds of household hazardous waste in the basement, garage and in storage areas. For more information visit EPA Hazardous Waste Reduction PDF EPA Alternatives
Please help us remove these items from the waste stream.
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Want more information? Click on the links below:
What is Hazardous Waste?
Properly Disposing of Needles & Sharps
Hazardous & Universal Waste Program (English)
Hazardous & Universal Waste Programa de Residuos Peligrosos y Universales (español)