Regulatory Issues

​​​​​Waste Pesticide Collection Program​

This program collects unwanted/unusable pesticides, and spray mixtures​ from agricultural or commercial operations. Household pesticides can be disposed of through the Household Hazardous Waste Program. ​

An event has been scheduled for Oct. 30, 2021, at the Polk County Fairgrounds in Rickreall. In order to participate, you must complete the inventory form.​ The deadline to register for this event has passed. ​​

Resources

¿Qué necesita saber acerca de Almacenando un Pesticida? (What You Need to Know About Storing a Pesticide brochure)

¿Qué necesita saber acerca de Almacenando un Pesticida?

Agricultural pesticides and chemicals storage fact sheet

Pesticide storage fact sheet

EPA container and containment rule

EPA website regulating pesticides EPA pesticide containers

Household Hazardous Waste Program

DEQ's household hazardous waste program

Pesticide container and containment rule brochure

Pesticide container and containment rule brochure

Pesticide Dealer brochure (2013)

Brochure provides definitions for understanding pesticide Dealer responsibilities and outlines legal requirements for sale and distribution of restricted-use pesticides. Pesticide Dealer brochure

Pesticide spill reporting and clean up (Small Quantity Hazardous Waste Generator Handbook)

Chapter 13: Spill Reporting and Cleanup Pesticide spill reporting and clean up information

What You Need to Know About Storing a Pesticide brochure

Pesticide storage brochure

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