Welcome to the Hazardous Substance Information and Education Office!
The purpose of this website is to facilitate access to existing information on a variety of chemicals of interest, recycling, and community resources.
Businesses that store or release chemicals are required to report this information to the Washington State Emergency Response Commission under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act. If you have questions about these chemicals or specific locations in your community, phone a Community Right-to-Know Specialist at 1-800-633-7585, press “2”, then "1".
TOXIC CHEMICALS AND HAZARDS
A-Z list of toxic hazards, plus links to possible health effects.
RECYCLING AND SAFE WASTE DISPOSAL
Where and what you can recycle. Also, contacts for your local household hazardous waste program.
RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS
Research, publications, and policy resources about toxics in your environment.
The impact of toxics on communities and funds available to protect them.
FLOOD AND STORM CLEANUP
Tips to manage hazardous products in your home in case of a flood.
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