Friday, November 6, 2009

2009 Household Hazardous Waste Day "A Big Success"

Approximately 205 tires were collected and kept from entering the landfill.

12 lawnmower and 13 car batteries were collected and sold for $38

Used Motor Oil
205 gallons of used motor oil was collected

The following is a portion of what was collected
and disposed of properly:

Aerosols (241 lbs)
Flammable Liquids (618 lbs)
Oil-based paints (3,612 lbs)
Unusable latex paint ( 4,691 lbs)
Pecticides (1,264 lbs)
Corrosive Liquids (acids, etc.) (472 lbs)

106 Gaylord boxes and 34 large copier-type items
(or three semi-truck loads) went to Natural Evolution.

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