Pilot Farm Hazardous Waste Collection Campaign
Teagasc, in association with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Agriculture Food and the Marine and Local Authorities will operate a pilot bring centre for Farm Hazardous Waste at 6 locations around the country, during November.
The pilot campaign will give farmers the opportunity to bring their farm hazardous wastes to these centres where it will be collected and transported to a hazardous waste facility for disposal or recovery. The types of waste that will be accepted include:
- Unused or partially used pesticides and biocides
- Waste oils, coolant and anti freeze
- Unused or partially used veterinary products