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Acetone  (Business)
Solutions of less than ten percent acetone can be discharged down the sewer in most of King County; otherwise they are a hazardous waste. Call your local sewer utility for more information or if you are outside the King County wastewater treatment service area.

Acetone-saturated cotton balls: ...
Related material... Hazardous Waste Disposal, Solvents
Acids  (Business)
To discharge acidic solutions to the King County sanitary sewer, they must have a pH between 5.5 and 12.0 and not have other hazardous properties. (Your local sewer agency may have different limits.) If your waste is below 5.5, neutralize it (adjust the pH) or call King County Industrial Waste at 20 ...
Related material... Caustics, Hazardous Waste Disposal
Acrylic Paint  (Household)
Look for the words "cleans with water" on the label. Dry out and put in the garbage with the lid off the paint can.
Related material... Latex Paint - Residential
Aerosols  (Business)
Disposal requirements for the empty can depend on what it held.

• Most empty aerosol cans may go in the garbage, unless the aerosol can contained an acutely hazardous product. Most aerosol cans are considered empty only if the contents have been completely discharged as designed. You may not del ...
Related material... Hazardous Waste Disposal
See vendors... Phoenix Environmental
Aerosols  (Household)
Empty aerosol cans may be placed in the garbage. Empty means the can has no pressure or liquid residuals; it is completely sprayed out.

Take aerosol cans that contain hazardous products to one of the collection facilities listed below.
Low-toxicity products (e.g. compressed air) may be placed i ...
Air Conditioners  (Household)
King County does not accept major appliances for disposal because they can be recycled or reused.

Some appliances, such as refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners, also contain chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), which are regulated under the federal Clean Air Act.

These items cannot be dispose ...
All Purpose Cleaners  (Household)
Take all purpose cleaners to one of the collection facilities including Seattle - north, Seattle - south, Factoria, the Wastemobile or the Auburn SuperMall for disposal. See Collection Facilities below for more information on the collection facilities and their schedules.

Call the Household Hazar ...
Amalgam Waste  (Business)
Since amalgam waste typically designates as a hazardous waste, it is best to send it to a facility that reclaims mercury and silver, or use a hazardous waste broker that will do so.

If you prefer to test your amalgam to see if it designates as hazardous waste, call the Waste Characterization Pro ...
Related material... Hazardous Waste Disposal, Mercury and Mercury-containing Products
See vendors... AERC Recycling Solutions, Amalgaway, Bethlehem Apparatus Company, Dental Recycling of North America (DRNA), Dental Refiners ...
Amalgam Wastewater or Separators  (Business)
For information on treatment units (separators), call your local dental society, your dental supply company or King County Industrial Waste at 206-263-3000 or see the link below.
See vendors... AB Dental Trends, Inc., Air Techniques, Inc., Amalgaway, American Dental Accessories, Dental Recycling of North America (DRNA) ...
Ammonia  (Household)
Use this product up or take it to one of the collection facilities including Seattle- north, Seattle - south, Factoria, the Wastemobile or the Auburn SuperMall for disposal. See Collection Facilities below for more information on the collection facilities and their schedules.

For more information ...
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