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North Westside hazardous waste round-up organized

On Saturday, Aug.  20, North Westside Road residents will have a special opportunity to dispose of unwanted household hazardous waste products on Saturday, Aug. 20, from 8 a.m. to noon.

Local residents can safely dispose of any hazardous waste materials from around their homes at the North Westside Road Transfer Station.

Household paint and aerosol paint, flammable liquids and aerosols, domestic pesticides with the poison symbol and PCP number, gasoline (in an approved ULC container), household and auto batteries and electronics and computer equipment will be collected at this special opportunity. No propane tanks, chemicals or commercial waste products will be accepted.

Follow the signs to the Transfer Station which is located along the Sugarloaf Mountain/Whiteman Creek Forest Service Road approximately 3.2-kilometers past the fire hall on Udell Road in Killiney Beach.

For more information-contact Battery Doctors at 250-860-2866 or the Regional Waste Reduction Office at 250-469-6250 or email recycle@cord.bc.ca.

 

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