Posts Tagged ‘ hazardous waste ’

Spring has sprung, time for hazardous waste collection

Apr 17th, 2014 | By

Now that the weather has warmed up, it’s time to safely get rid of household hazardous wastes and shred personal papers at free events that occur during one of several Saturdays now through the fall. The collections are not held in winter because most wastes are chemicals that freeze and the event is held outdoors,

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CVS to pay $800,000 Penalty and Correct Violations Under Agreement with DEEP

Jan 29th, 2013 | By

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has announced a comprehensive settlement with CVS in Connecticut under which this major national pharmacy chain is paying penalties of $800,000 for violations of the state’s hazardous waste management regulations and recycling laws found at seven CVS stores in Connecticut.



RWater’s HazWaste Central open 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, New Haven

Jun 2nd, 2012 | By

HazWaste Central, open for the season, 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays through Oct. 27, Regional Water Authority, 90 Sargent Drive, New Haven, dispose of pesticides, automotive and household chemicals safely, www.rwater.com for list of accepted household and garden products. For more on this story, visit: NATURE CALENDAR: HazWaste Central open, CT Trails Day this weekend- The New

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Haz waste facility among initiatives council seeking funding for

Nov 10th, 2011 | By

The Northeastern Connecticut Council of Governments voted Thursday to apply for grant funding for three new regional initiatives: a hazardous waste disposal center, an equipment sharing program and a paramedic intercept program. For more on this story, visit: Northeast council to apply for grant funding for three new initiatives – Norwich, CT – The Bulletin.