Free household hazardous waste collection events July 7, 14

Clark County residents will be able to safely dispose of household hazardous waste, block foam and some unwanted electronics for free at two collection events in Battle Ground and Hockinson this July. Waste such as  pesticides, paints, solvents, batteries, thinners, motor oil, antifreeze, and cleaners can be dropped off at the Central Transfer Center Station, the West Van Recovery Center, the Washougal Transfer Station, and at two satellite collection spots. For a complete list of dates, times, locations, and instructions, visit www.clark.wa.gov/recycle. Regional household hazardous waste collection events are sponsored by Clark County, local cities, and the Washington State Department of Ecology. For more information, call Environmental Services at 360-397-2121, ext. 4352.