Hazardous Waste Disposal
Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events
Grant County Solid Waste and Washington State Department of Ecology usually sponsor a household hazardous waste collection event once or twice a year. This event is NOT sponsored by the City of Moses Lake.
If you have questions, please call Grant County at (509)754-6082 Ext. 3508
For more information and for other options for disposal, visit Grant County Public Works Solid Waste Division.
See following link for next event from Grant County Solid Waste Division
Acceptable Hazardous Waste
Oil based paint and stains
Rechargeable & lithium batteries
Thinners and Solvents
Toxic cleaning products
Contaminated used motor oil (contaminated with items such as gasoline, antifreeze,and brake fluid)
Products that contain Mercury (thermostats and mercury thermometers)
Swimming Pool chemicals
Unacceptable Hazardous Waste
Fluorescent light bulbs or tubes (all mercury-containing lights)
Empty container of any type
Explosives (bullets or fireworks)
Radioactive materials like smoke detectors
Uncontaminated used motor oil
Latex paint (once dried out this may be put into the garbage if paint lid is removed) Any other household waste (like tires, appliances, or garbage)
Collection is available year round for many of these items. Call for more information, (509)-754-6082 Ext. 3508.