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Household Hazardous Waste

Common examples of toxics:

The following lists toxic products commonly found in the home.

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In the yard:

Fungicides • Insecticides • Pesticides • Pool chemicals • Propane cylinders 5 gallons and smaller • Weed killers

In the house:

Aerosol sprays • Asbestos • Batteries • Cleaners • Fire extinguishers • Fluorescent lamps • Medications • Nail polish & remover • Syringes/needles

In the garage:

Antifreeze • Auto batteries • Automatic transmission fluid • Brake fluid • Engine cleaners • Flares • Fuel such as butane, diesel, gasoline, kerosene & lamp oil • Oil & filters • Power-steering fluid

In the workshop:

Flammable liquids & solids • Glues • Paint • Paint thinners • Photo chemicals • Solvents • Treated wood • Wood finishes