The Goshen County Conservation Districts and Goshen County Weed and Pest sponsor a hazardous household waste collection day each fall. there are many contributors to the program to help reduce landfill waste and protect ground water. Donations this year were received from Goshen County Weed and Pest, Goshen County Commissioners, City of Torrington, Simplot Soilbuilders, Torrington City Water Department,Town of Ft. Laramie, Butlers Auto Salvage, Midwest Plumbing,Caylor and Genz Landmovers, Eighty-Eight Oil Company, TDS, BASF, and Wyrulec.
This service is provided through funds budgeted from each of the sponsors and contributors, so donations the day of the event are always greatly appreciated.
This is a great opportunity for local residents to discard lead and/or oil based paint, solvents, pesticides, fertilizers,cleaning supplies, and old medicines; as well as e-waste such as cell phones, batteries, conical shaped televisions and monitors, computers, small kitchen appliances, stoves, refrigerators, air conditioners, batteries, and light bulbs.
We can NOT accept: business waste, radioactive waste, explosive wastes, asbestos waste, compressed gases, tires, cylinders.
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