General Tips

  • Buy only what you need, and substitute less toxic or non-toxic materials when feasible.
  • Follow safety precautions and other instructions on the product label.
  • Keep all hazardous products out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Never pour vehicle waste into storm drains, sewers, septic systems or onto the ground.
  • Know where you will store and dispose of materials before beginning a do-it-yourself project. Call the Recycling Hotline at 360-676-5723 for more information.
  • Keep all fluids separate and labeled to make proper recycling and disposal easier.
  • All automotive wastes can be reduced by using alternate transportation such as walking, bicycling, carpooling, vanpooling and taking the bus.
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