FREE Pesticide Drop Off Event 8/15/2020

Posted August 7th, 2020

Call Region VIII Solid Waste Authority with any questions:  304-257-2644.

The WV Department of Agriculture in cooperation with the Region VIII Solid Waste Authority, the WV Farm Bureau and the Grant County Commission will offer a free pesticide waste collection event on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Petersburg, WV from 9:00am to 3:00pm.

Acceptable items are anything classified as a pesticide, including: insecticides, herbicides, rodenticides, fungicides, bactericides, larvicides, aerosol cans containing wasp and hornet sprays, weed and feed products and cancelled pesticides that are no longer available in stores.

Household hazardous wastes will NOT be accepted.  Only pesticides will be accepted.  You must be a WV resident to participate in this program.