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Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction

Regional Resources After the Storms

Counties and other local governments have a wealth of resources for flood-affected businesses. See the list below to find local solutions to waste cleanup and disposal.  Resources are listed by affected counties.

Asotin, Benton, Chelan, Clallam, Clark, Columbia, Cowlitz, Douglas, Ferry, Garfield, Grant, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lewis, Lincoln, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pend Oreille, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Spokane, Stevens, Thurston, Wahkiakum, Walla Walla, Whatcom, Whitman, Yakima

Statewide

Asotin County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.asotin.wa.us/
Public Health: http://www.asotincountyhealthdistrict.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.asotincountyregionallandfill.com/

Benton County
Emergency Management: http://www.bces.wa.gov/
Public Health: http://www.bfhd.wa.gov/base/index.php
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.benton.wa.us/pView.aspx?id=876&catid=45

Chelan County
Emergency Management: http://www.chelandem.org/
Public Health: http://www.cdhd.wa.gov/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.chelan.wa.us/pw/solid_waste/default.htm

Clallam County
Emergency Management: http://www.clallam.net/EmergencyMgmt/index.asp
Public Health: http://www.clallam.net/HHS/PublicHealth/index.html
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.clallam.net/HHS/EnvironmentalHealth/index.html

Clark County
Emergency Management: http://www.cresa911.org
Public Health: http://www.co.clark.wa.us/health/index.html
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.clark.wa.us/recycle/index.html

Columbia County
Emergency Management: http://www.columbiaco.com/index.aspx?NID=77
Public Health: http://www.columbiaco.com/index.aspx
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.columbiaco.com/index.aspx?NID=232

Cowlitz County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.cowlitz.wa.us/Index.aspx?NID=196
Public Health: http://www.co.cowlitz.wa.us/Index.aspx?NID=205
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.cowlitz.wa.us/Index.aspx?NID=235

Douglas County
Emergency Management:http://www.douglascountywa.net/departments/em/default.asp
Chelan-Douglas Public Health: http://www.cdhd.wa.gov/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.countywidesolidwaste.net/

Ferry County
Emergency Management: http://www.ferry-county.com/Courts%20and%20Law/Sheriff.html
Northeast Tri-County Public Health: http://www.netchd.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.ferry-county.com/Waste.html

Garfield County
Emergency Management: http://co.garfield.wa.us/emergency-management/home
Public Health: http://co.garfield.wa.us/health
Household Hazardous Waste: http://co.garfield.wa.us/public-works/home

Grant County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.grant.wa.us/EM/
Public Health: http://www.granthealth.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.grant.wa.us/GCPW/HTM/Solid-Waste.htm

Grays Harbor County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.grays-harbor.wa.us/info/DEM/
Public Health: http://www.healthygh.org
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.grays-harbor.wa.us/info/pub_svcs/Recycle/HouseHazCollection.htm

Island County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.island.wa.us/sheriff/dem/
Public Health: http://www.islandcountyhealth.org
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.island.wa.us/publicworks/PWSolidwaste.htm

Jefferson County
Emergency Management: http://www.jeffcoeoc.org/
Public Health: http://www.jeffersoncountypublichealth.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://solidwaste.wordpress.com/hazardous-waste-households/

King County
Emergency Management: http://www.kingcounty.gov/safety/prepare.aspx
Public Health: http://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health.aspx
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.govlink.org/hazwaste/house/disposal/othersites

Kitsap County
Emergency Management: http://www.kitsapdem.org/
Public Health: http://www.kitsapcountyhealth.com
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.kitsapgov.com/sw/

Kittitas County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/sheriff/emergency.asp
Public Health: http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/health/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/solid-waste/moderate-risk.aspx

Klickitat County
Emergency Management: http://www.klickitatcounty.org/EmergencyMan/
Public Health: http://www.klickitatcounty.org/Health/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.klickitatcounty.org/SolidWaste/default.asp?fCategoryIDSelected=-1671944469

Lewis County
Emergency Management: http://lewiscountywa.gov/em
Public Health: http://lewiscountywa.gov/publichealth
Household Hazardous Waste: http://lewiscountywa.gov/publicworks/household-hazardous-waste-2

Lincoln County
Emergency Management: http://www.lcso.cc/odd/terrorism.htm
Public Health: http://www.co.lincoln.wa.us/Health%20Department/index.html
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.lincoln.wa.us/Solid%20Waste/Solid%20Waste%20Barrel.htm

Mason County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.mason.wa.us/dem/index.php
Public Health: http://www.co.mason.wa.us/health/index.php
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.mason.wa.us/health/environmental/solid_waste/recycling.php

Okanogan County
Emergency Management: http://okanogansheriff.org/
Public Health: http://www.okanogancounty.org/ochd/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://okanogancounty.org/PW/solid_waste_recycling.htm#Household_Hazardous_Waste

Pacific County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.pacific.wa.us/pcema/
Public Health: http://pacificcountyhealthdepartment.com/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.pacific.wa.us/dcd/Solid_Waste_HHWF.htm

Pend Oreille County
Emergency Management: http://pendoreilleco.org/your-government/emergency-management/
Public Health: http://www.netchd.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://pendoreilleco.org/your-government/public-works/solid-waste/

Pierce County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.pierce.wa.us/index.aspx?nid=104
Public Health: http://www.tpchd.org/index.php
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.pierce.wa.us/index.aspx?NID=1544

San Juan County
Emergency Management: http://joomla.sanjuandem.net/
Public Health: http://www.sanjuanco.com/health/default.aspx
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.sanjuanco.com/publicworks/Haz_waste.aspx

Skagit County
Emergency Management: http://www.skagitcounty.net/Common/asp/default.asp?d=EmergencyManagement&c=General&p=main.htm
Public Health: http://www.skagitcounty.net/Common/asp/default.asp?d=Health&c=General&p=main.htm
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.skagitcounty.net/Common/Asp/Default.asp?d=PublicWorksSolidWaste&c=General&p=main.htm

Skamania County
Emergency Management: http://www.skamania-dem.org/
Public Health: http://www.skamaniacounty.org/community-health/homepage/public-health/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.skamaniacounty.org/public-works/homepage/solid-waste/household-hazardous-waste/

Snohomish County
Emergency Management: http://www1.co.snohomish.wa.us/Departments/Emergency_Management/
Public Health: http://www.snohd.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www1.co.snohomish.wa.us/Departments/Public_Works/Divisions/SolidWaste/hhwfacility.htm

Spokane County
Emergency Management: http://www.spokanecounty.org/emergencymgmt/content.aspx?c=2235
Public Health: http://www.srhd.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.solidwaste.org

Stevens County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.stevens.wa.us/sheriff/index.htm
Public Health: http://www.netchd.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.stevens.wa.us/publicwrks/Landfill/landfill.htm

Thurston County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.thurston.wa.us/em/index.htm
Public Health: http://www.co.thurston.wa.us/health/default.htm
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.thurston.wa.us/health/ehhm/hazmatls.html

Wahkiakum County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.wahkiakum.wa.us/depts/sheriff/DepartmentofEmergencyManagement.htm
Public Health: http://www.co.wahkiakum.wa.us/depts/health/index.htm
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.wahkiakum.wa.us/depts/pw/index.htm

Walla Walla County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.walla-walla.wa.us/Departments/EMD/index.shtml
Public Health: http://www.co.walla-walla.wa.us/departments/phd/index.shtml
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.co.walla-walla.wa.us/Departments/RECY/index.shtml

Whatcom County
Emergency Management: http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/dem/prepare/prepare.jsp
Public Health: http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/health/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.whatcomcounty.us/674/Solid-Waste-Management

Whitman County
Emergency Management: http://www.whitmancounty.org/Page.aspx?pn=Emergency+Management
Public Health: http://www.whitmancounty.org/page.aspx?pn=Public+Health
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.whitmancounty.org/ssi.aspx?ssid=29

Yakima County
Emergency Management: http://www.yakimacounty.us/oem/
Public Health: http://www.yakimahealthdistrict.org/
Household Hazardous Waste: http://www.yakimacounty.us/publicservices/solidwaste/hazardous_waste.asp