How to Dispose of Hazardous Household Materials

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Sewage travels from kitchens and bathrooms to sewage treatment plants before it's discharged to the Bay. Treatment can remove many pollutants, but some complex chemicals can’t be completely removed and pass through.

Because sewage carries pollutants from everyday activities like cooking, even from spring-cleaning your garage and medicine cabinet – it's important to prevent pollution at home and work.

Fats, Cooking Oil, And Grease (FOG)

Be a good neighbor and help prevent sewage backups!

Unwanted Medicines

Help minimize the impact and potential problems to marine life by safely disposing of unused medicines.


Help keep new Mercury sources out of the Bay