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Frequently Asked Questions

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Question:
How can I dispose of my old, used tires?

 

Contact the Solid Waste team to locate a permitted waste tire facility near you.


Question:
Is a solid waste permit required for the disposal or management of waste tires?

Contact the Solid Waste team if you have additional questions.

 


Question:
My business generates hazardous waste. Do we have to notify of hazardous waste generation?

 

If you have any additional questions contact the Hazardous Waste team.


Question:
My company generates hazardous waste. Do we have to submit a Biennial Hazardous Waste Report?

Go to Biennial Report for detailed information.


Question:
How can I dispose of my used oil?


Question:
Can I burn used oil in my shop stove?

For more information, contact the Hazardous Waste team.


Question:
What guidelines have to be followed during building demolition or renovation?

For more detailed information click on Asbestos Guidelines for Building Demolitions/Renovations.


Question:
What are the requirements for removing asbestos floor tile and asphalt roofing material?

For more detailed information click on Handling Asbestos Floor Tile and Roofing Materials.


Question:
Can I dispose of my household generated medical waste with my household garbage?

For EPA information about safe methods of disposal for medical needles (sharps) go to: http://www.epa.gov/osw/nonhaz/industrial/medical/med-govt.pdf.


Question:
Do I need a permit if I want to bury concrete rubble?


Question:
What are the common recyclable materials that I can recycle from my household garbage? What type of recycling facilities are located in the area I live in?

 

If you have additional questions, contact the Solid Waste team.


Question:
I was cleaning out the barn and found some old pesticides. What should I do with them and is there anyone who can help me?

 
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