Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day Summary - September 9, 2017

Published on Sep 22, 2017 at 01:14p.m.

The Cape May County Municipal Utilities Authority (“Authority”) conducted Cape May County’s 59th Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day on Saturday September 9, 2017 at the Authority’s Sanitary Landfill in Woodbine.  Radiac Research Corporation, Inc., an experienced leader in the handling and disposal of household hazardous waste and the Authority’s partner in the event, packaged and disposed of nearly 7,420 pounds or 3.71 tons of household hazardous material.  Through the 59 Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day events, over 1 Million pounds or 536 tons of potentially hazardous waste has been diverted from being disposed of in the Authority’s Sanitary Landfill


Material Pounds Collected
Flammables 3,333
Pesticides 826
Pain 724
Corrosives 689
Oxidizers 546
Toxic Liquid 469
Misc. 432
Aerosols 332
Fluorescent Lamps 68
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