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Posted on: May 31, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Household Toxic Round-up June 19th

2021 toxic round-up

2021 Toxic Round-up

 Hazardous products are common in many households. Many of these products used in our homes have dangerous characteristics and should be disposed of properly to ensure people and the environment are protected. The Town of Slave Lake will be holding our Annual Toxic Round-up with Clean Harbors Canada, Inc. for your household hazardous waste management needs:

The TOSL Recycling Centre, 7 Street NE 

Saturday, June. 19, 2021

10:00 am – 2:00 pm


WASTE CLASSIFICATIONS SPECIFICATIONS

 

Description

 

 

 

 

GLYCOLS

Ethylene glycol

Must be non-hazardous

Less than 1 inch solids in drum

No pesticides

Less than 5 percent oils

PCB's non detectable

Must be amenable to aqueous treatment

Must be compatible with oil and water

 

PETROLEUM OILS - FOR RECLAIM

Solids Content less than 6%

Ash less than 5%

Non-detectable concentration of PCB's

For drum shipments: less than 10 percent water

 

 

ANTIFREEZE MIXTURES

Must be able to be landfilled

No herbicides, pesticides, or cyanides

Non-hazardous

Must be biodegradable

No PCB

 

PCB BALLASTS FOR INCINERATION

 

U.S. TSCA regulated light ballasts only, no conduit or pipe

 

 

STRAIGHT FLUORESCENT LIGHT TUBES

Less than 5 percent broken bulbs

Intact 4 foot or 8 foot bulbs

Packaged in original bulb boxes or specialty containers

Shrink wrapped to pallets

No free mercury

 

COMPACT FLUORESCENT LAMPS

Packaged in original bulb boxes or specialty containers

Shrink wrapped to pallets

No free mercury

 

NON PCB BALLASTS AND BALLASTS

 

Non PCB ballasts or ballasts with less than 50ppm PCB

 

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