Hazardous waste generated in the agricultural sector is considered commercial waste. Under limited circumstances the County of Simcoe is allowed to accept Small Quantity Generator (SQG) hazardous waste at the Oro HHW depot. To qualify as a SQG, individuals can contact Customer Service at 1-800-263-3199, and ask to speak with the HHW Lead Hand.
Clean FARMS will be operating a collection program in Ontario in the fall of 2016. Eligible materials collected in the program will include livestock medications and syringes, as well as empty pesticide and fertilizer containers.
To find out more information on the collection site locations and dates. Visit cleanFARMS or call 1-877-622-4460.