Northwest NEWS

August 13, 2001

Features

Special wastemobile event scheduled for Bothell

Don't dump those unwanted products down the drain or in the garbage. Bring them to the King County Hazardous Wastemobile, free of charge.
   The Wastemobile will be located at the Northshore Park & Ride, 68th Avenue NE and NE 182nd Street, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug.25. From Bothell Way NE (Highway 522) turn north on 68th Ave NE. The Park & Ride will be on the left at 182nd Street.
   The Wastemobile is an easy and free way to dispose of a variety of household hazardous waste such as insecticides, weed killer, chlorine bleach, oven and drain cleaners, paint and paint thinners, car batteries, and motor oil. Even common household items such as mothballs, nail polish remover, printing inks and some flea remedies are considered hazardous. Bring them to the King County Hazardous Wastemobile, free of charge.
   For more information about the King County Hazardous Wastemobile, call the Hazards Line at (206) 296-4962, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (except for holidays).
   Recorded information is available after hours.
   For a guide to hazardous materials and least-toxic pest controls visit online at http://www.metrokc.gov/hazwaste/house/.