The spring 2014 Household Hazardous Waste Event will take place tomorrow in Richland at the Queensgate City Shops from 9 AM to 3 PM. Look for signs directing you to the entrance.
What is household hazardous waste (HHW)? The following will be taken at the collection event:
- Paint (oil base or latex)
- Cleaning Agents
- Adhesives and glues
- Fluorescent light bulbs/tubes
- Propane Cylinders
- Transmission & brake fluid
- Wood preservatives and stains
- Motor Oil
- Pool Chemicals
What is not collected is tires, appliances, electronics, explosives, bio hazards, radioactive substancess, medications and household smoke alarms (they contain small amounts of Americum-241).
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