Source Control Specialists can help you reduce your waste and direct you to recycling and disposal options. They can also help you with proper storage for wastes awaiting recycling or disposal. Follow these simple steps to reduce the impact of your waste stream:
- When storing waste outside, keep lids closed to prevent rainwater from leaching garbage juice onto the ground.
Waste Management (PDF)
- Properly dispose of all dangerous waste. Some wastes will need to be handled by a contractor.
Whatcom County Disposal of Toxics
Department of Ecology Hazardous Waste Service Directory
- Save on waste disposal costs by recycling as much waste as possible.
Recycling Options in Whatcom County (PDF)
Sanitary Service Company
- Choose less toxic chemicals. Read labels and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).
Environmental Protection Agency Design for the Environment
Responsible Purchasing Network
For printed copies of fact sheets and other resources, or for more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 778-7800.
For business-related stormwater resources, trainings, and more, visit the Washington Stormwater Center.