Guthrie County Hazardous Waste

What is a hazardous waste? 

A hazardous waste is any solid, liquid, or contained gas that is being disposed of, burned, or recycled, and that is known to be harmful to the human health and the environment when not managed properly. Hazardous waste in Guthrie County comes from Households or Business and Commercial places.

Questions on hazardous wastes, please call 641-747-3764.


Batteries

Rechargeable batteries contain hazardous waste and contain valuable material so they are easily recyclable. Rechargeable batteries should not be put in with your garbage as they can cause a fire at the landfill.

Find out what types of batteries are hazardous and which batteries can be put in your garbage. 

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