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Household hazardous waste to be collected in Four Corners

RELEASE DATE: February 1, 2013

FOUR CORNERS – The Lake County Solid Waste Division is  encouraging Lake County residents to dispose of toxic materials in a safe and environmentally sensitive way at an upcoming Hazardous Waste Collection event. 

The event will be from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Feb. 7 in the Walmart parking lot in the Four Corners area of the county at Cagan Crossings, 550 U.S. Highway 27, Clermont.

Residents will be able to dispose of waste products such as lawn and gardening materials, photo and swimming pool chemicals, paint and related products, cleaning solutions, motor oil and used gas, batteries, fluorescent lamps, light bulbs and small propane tanks. The County’s Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Unit also offers convenient disposal at a drive-thru service.

Materials such infectious waste, solvents, chemical laboratory waste and radioactive waste are prohibited. Prescription drugs will not be collected at this event.

For more information about the event, call the Lake County Solid Waste Division at 352-343-3776.

 

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Lake County Solid Waste Division
352-343-3776

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