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HWTR Education Fee

My Watershed

Request for Fee Waiver or Exemption

Submit your one year waiver or exemption request by the due date on your invoice to avoid additional interest charges that may apply.

When filling out your request you must:

  • Fill in all the required fields.
  • Provide the correct email address.
  • Provide the correct nine-digit invoice number.
  • Answer the questions that apply to your business type. If your business type is not listed please use the All Others section to provide a reason for your request.

You will receive a response to your request by email within ten business days. Lack of information will result in a denial of your request for relief.


Your Name: (Required)

 

Business Name: (Required)

 

Contact Phone Number: (Required)

Your email (Required):

Please re-enter your email. (Required)

Nine-digit invoice number located on the billing coupon, this is also your Washington State UBI number (Required)

 

Six-digit North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code. (Required)

 

Are you applying for a one year waiver or a permanent exemption?

Waiver Exemption


Do you have an active dangerous waste Site Identification number? Yes No

Does your business contract with a dangerous waste disposal company to dispose of your waste?YesNo


Choose your business type.

Gas Station Marina
Boat Fuel Barge Dentist
Chiropractor Physician/Veterinarian
Pharmacy Auto/Boat/RV/Truck Sales
Auto/Boat/RV/Truck/Equipment Repair Welding
Roofer Building Construction/Remodeling/Carpentry
Furniture/Cabinet builder Printer (all types)
Painter Medical/Chemical Laboratory
Liquid Gas service provider Winery/Agriculture
Commercial/Residential Property Manager Transit/Taxi/Truck Drivers
Brewery/Distillery Elementary/Secondary/Trade Schools
Out of State Businesses All others

Gas Station
Does your station have an oil/water separator?YesNo

Does your station have a runoff vault or equipment pits that must be emptied?YesNo

Do your customers ever spill gas on the refueling tarmac?YesNo

Do you dispose of kitty litter, quick dry or contaminated fuel pads?YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Marina
Does your station have a runoff vault or equipment pits that must be emptied?YesNo

Do your customers ever spill gas on the dock or water?YesNo

Do you dispose of kitty litter, quick dry, contaminated fuel spill boom or contaminated fuel pads?YesNo

Do you repair vessel motors or operational equipment?YesNo

Do you change fluids on the vessels, i.e. oil, hydraulic fluid or antifreeze?YesNo

Do you paint vehicles or vessels?YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

Submit


Boat Fuel Barge
Do your customers ever spill gas on the dock or water?YesNo

Do you dispose of kitty litter, quick dry, contaminated fuel spill boom or contaminated fuel pads?Yes No

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Dentist
Do you operate an X-ray machine that requires photo processing chemicals for developing? YesNo

Do you have an amalgam separator?YesNo

Do you remove amalgam? YesNo

Do you dispose of expired or leftover pharmaceuticals?YesNo

Do you receive credit for your returned pharmaceuticals?YesNo

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Chiropractor
Do you operate an X-ray machine that requires photo processing chemicals for developing? YesNo

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Physician/Veterinarian
Do you operate an X-ray machine that requires photo processing chemicals for developing? YesNo

Do you dispose of expired or leftover pharmaceuticals?Yes No

Do you receive credit for your returned pharmaceuticals?YesNo

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Pharmacy
Do you dispose of expired or leftover pharmaceuticals? Yes No

Do you receive credit for your returned pharmaceuticals?YesNo

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Auto/Boat/RV/Truck Sales
Do you dispose of any adhesives, glues or aerosol cans?YesNo

Do you repair brakes or transmissions?YesNo

Do you change oil, antifreeze, brake fluid, transmission fluid or hydraulic fluid?YesNo

Do you dispose of used thinners, solvents or paints?YesNo

Do you paint vehicles or vessels? YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags? YesNo

Do you detail or wash cars? YesNo

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Auto/Boat/RV/Truck/Equipment Repair
Do you dispose of any adhesives, glues or aerosol cans?YesNo

Do you repair brakes or transmissions?YesNo

Do you change oil, antifreeze, brake fluid, transmission fluid or hydraulic fluid? YesNo

Do you dispose of used thinners, solvents or paints?YesNo

Do you paint vehicles or vessels? YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags? YesNo

Do you detail or wash cars? YesNo

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Welding
Do you use liquid gas to weld?YesNo

Do you use inert gas such as Argon, Nitrogen, etc.? YesNo

Do you use Acetylene gas?YesNo

Do you use more than 3 tanks of gas a month?YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Roofer
Do you dispose of any adhesives, glues or aerosol cans?YesNo

Do you do torch down roofing?YesNo

Do you do tar roofing?YesNo

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Building Construction/Remodeling/Carpentry
Do you dispose of any adhesives, glues or aerosol cans?YesNo

Are they empty when disposed? YesNo

Do you dispose of used thinners, solvents, finishes or paint? YesNo

Are they empty when disposed? YesNo

Do you dry out house paint cans or pails for disposal? YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags? YesNo

Does your business do its own maintenance on your vehicles or equipment? YesNo

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Furniture/Cabinet builder
Do you dispose of any adhesives, glues or aerosol cans? YesNo

Are they empty when disposed?YesNo

Do you use dispose of used thinners, solvents, finishes or paint? Yes No

Are they empty when disposed?YesNo

Do you dry out house paint cans or pails for disposal? Yes No

Does your business do your own maintenance on your vehicles or equipment? YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Printer (all types)
Do you have any used ink? Yes No

Do you operate a Copy or Print center?YesNo

Do you silk screen?YesNo

Does the toner for your commercial copy/printing equipment designate as dangerous waste in Washington State? (Your equipment service provider can tell you if it does)YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

Does your business do your own maintenance on your vehicles or equipment? YesNo

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Painter
Do you dispose of any adhesives, glues or aerosol cans? YesNo

Are they empty when disposed?YesNo

Do you use dispose of used thinners, solvents and/or paint?YesNo

Are they empty when disposed?YesNo

Do you dry out house paint cans or pails for disposal?YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Medical/Chemical Laboratory
Do you neutralize materials and dispose of them in the sanitary sewer system?YesNo

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Liquid Gas service provider
Do you fill liquid gas tanks, i.e. propane tanks? Yes No

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Winery/Agriculture
Do you dispose of fertilizers or pesticides? YesNo

Do you dispose of used cleaning solvents? YesNo

Do you repair farm or processing equipment? YesNo

Do you change the fluids on your equipment yourself?YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Commercial/Residential Property Manager
Does your company landscape the propertyYesNo

Does your company service the lawn equipment?YesNo

Does your company repair appliances, i.e. refrigerators?YesNo

Does your company paint at your properties? YesNo

Do you dry out house paint cans or pails for disposal? YesNo

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Transit/Taxi/Truck Drivers
Do you have more than 5 vehicles?YesNo

Do you take your vehicles to a mechanic or dealer to have the maintenance done?YesNo

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Brewery/ Distillery
Do you do your own maintenance on bottling or manufacturing equipment?YesNo

Do you do your own maintenance other equipment such as forklifts, pallets jacks, vehicles etc.?YesNo

Do you dispose of used cleaning solvents?YesNo

Do you dispose of solvent soiled rags?YesNo

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Elementary/Secondary/Trade Schools
Do you neutralize materials and dispose of them in the sanitary sewer system?YesNo

Do you do the maintenance of the property such as painting? YesNo

Do you dry out house paint cans or pails for disposal? YesNo

Do you change oil, antifreeze, coolant, brake fluid, transmission fluid or hydraulic fluid in your maintenance / auto shop? YesNo

Do you dispose of any solvents, thinners, aerosol cans, adhesives or finishes? YesNo

Are the containers empty when disposed? YesNo

Do you have a welding shop? YesNo

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Out of State Businesses
Is your business an Interstate Trucking Company? Yes No

If you answered yes to this question, please go to the Transit/Taxi/Truck Drivers questions to complete your application.
Does your business manufacture your goods in the state of WASHINGTON? Yes No

Does your business maintain a warehouse in WASHINGTON? Yes No

Does your business operate stores in WASHINGTON? Yes No

Does your business operate an office from a commercial property in WASHINGTON? Yes No

Does your business operate an office from a residential property in Washington? Yes No

Does your business perform maintenance on vehicles in WASHINGTON? Yes No

Does your business perform maintenance on equipment in WASHINGTON? Yes No

Did your company provide a service in Washington? Yes No
If yes please explain what type of service you provide for your customers.

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All others
This box is required for all businesses that do not fit in any of the above categories. Please explain in detail why you believe your business should not pay this fee. Categorized businesses may also use this box if they wish to provide additional information that may assist Ecology in making a decision on their request for relief from this fee.


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