What is household hazardous waste?

Household hazardous wastes are products containing potentially dangerous chemicals that are used in your home, garden, and garage and includes items such as:

  • Automobile fluids
  • Cleaning agents
  • Driveway sealers
  • Oil-based paint items
  • Pesticides
  • Pool chemicals

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1. What is household hazardous waste?
2. What harm is caused by improper disposal?
3. How can I identify hazardous products?
4. How can I properly dispose of hazardous products?
5. Can I clean without hazardous chemicals?
6. Are there everyday disposal options for household hazardous waste?