Picture taken by Kim Clark, 2009

Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction

Hazardous Waste and Toxics Reduction Program

MANAGE DANGEROUS WASTE

Dangerous Waste Basics | Labels | Containers | Storage and Accumulation | Disposal | Recordkeeping | Transport and Ship  | Spills | Designate Waste | DW Inspections | Generator Status | Business Type | More

REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

TurboWaste.Net | Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know (EPCRA) | HW Facility Search | Dangerous Waste Annual Report | More

POLLUTION PREVENTION

Learn about Pollution Prevention (P2) | Develop Your P2 Plan | Find Safer Alternatives | Get Expert Assistance

DANGEROUS MATERIALS

Asbestos | Batteries | Cleaners | Construction/Demolition | Electronics | Fertilizers | Lead | Lights and Lamps | Mercury | Oil/Petroleum | Paints and Coatings | Pharmaceuticals | More

DANGEROUS WASTE FEES

Hazardous Waste Generation Fee | Hazardous Waste Planning Fee | More

REDUCING TOXIC THREATS

Children's Safe Products Act | Testing Consumer Products | Chemical Action Plans | PBTs |Toxics in Packaging

HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE INFORMATION & EDUCATION OFFICE

Hazardous Substances In Your Community | At Home, Work, or School | By Category | Report a Spill

HWTR RULEMAKING

Chemical Action Plans | Dangerous Waste Regulations | Better Brakes | More

STATE SOLID AND HAZARDOUS WASTE PLAN (previously Beyond Waste)

About the Plan | Sustainable Materials Management | Progress Report

PERMITS & CORRECTIVE ACTION  |  ACCIÓN CORRECTIVA

Public Information | Dangerous Waste Permits | Contained-In Determinations | Boeing Fabrication Auburn Site | Occidental Cleanup Site | More

ABOUT HAZARDOUS WASTE & TOXICS REDUCTION

HWTR Program Plan | Shoptalk Online | Contacts | More

 

Technical assistance

SPOTLIGHT

New Rulemaking!

Ecology plans to amend specific sections of the dangerous waste regulations to incorporate new federal hazardous waste rules.

Protective Coatings makes improvements across the board This metal finisher in Kent saves $83,000 annually through reductions in dangerous waste, electricity, and solid waste.

Featured Publication

Spring 2016 Shoptalk issue available now!


Featured Publication

Environmental reporting poster

Facilities are often required to submit many reports to Ecology. This poster outlines the most common reports with descriptions and due dates.