Bring your hazardous wastes to the 2017 Clean Sweep. Many common items like automotive products, household cleaners, pesticides and home improvement products are hazardous when used, stored or disposed of improperly. Look for items that contain the following warnings on their labels: Danger, Warning, Caution, Poison, Combustible, Flammable, Corrosive, and Toxic. Households and farms may participate for free, businesses receive discounted rates.
Saturday, May 20, 9am to Noon
Manitowoc County Highway Shop
3500 HWY 310, Manitowoc
NO LATEX PAINT
All residents are encouraged to dispose of latex paint in their regular trash. Just take the lid off and let it dry or add paint hardener or cat litter. Once hardened, latex paint can be disposed of in the trash.
Other options exist for many unacceptable items. Contact the Manitowoc County Recycling Center at 920-683-4333 for information.
It is the policy of Manitowoc County to comply with the equal opportunity policy and standards of the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families, the Department of Health Services and the Department of Workforce Development and all applicable state and federal statutes and regulations relating to nondiscrimination in employment and service delivery.