Free Agricultural Pesticide Collection Event
Saturday May 9, 2015
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Beaver Hill Transfer Station Highway 101
Registration by April 25th is required
Agricultural and commercial pesticide users from Coos, Curry and Douglas counties can dispose of unwanted pesticides at a free collection event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 9 at Beaver Hill Transfer Station, 55722 Highway 101. The station is 14 miles south of Coos Bay and ¼ mile south of milepost 253 on Highway 101.
The one-day event is intended to give commercial, agricultural and institutional pesticide users the opportunity to safely and anonymously dispose of waste pesticides. Registration prior to the event is required so that the contractor can appropriately schedule participants and plan for incoming wastes. Registration is open until April 25 but may close sooner, depending on how quickly spots are filled. Registration forms are available through the Oregon State University Extension Office.