Hazardous Waste Management Ordinance Revision
The Washington County Department of Public Health and Environment is revising its hazardous waste management ordinance and seeking comments from regulated entities and the community. The ordinance will go before the County Board of Commissioners for consideration in 2014.
Apply for a Hazardous Waste Facility License
A hazardous waste facility is any site where activities may include the treatment, storage, disposal, transfer, resource recovery, recycling, depositing, accumulation, reclamation, or other handling of hazardous waste. This also includes recycling and processing of waste lamps containing mercury, used oil, and used oil filters. For more information on the regulations, view the state facility standards listed in Minnesota Rules Chapter 7045.