Agriculture Pesticide Disposal

2020 CLEAN SWEEP PESTICIDE DISPOSAL 

In keeping with Governor Mike DeWine’s State of Emergency due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, all ODA employees will be wearing face masks/coverings, following social distancing guidelines, and washing/sanitizing their hands and equipment often. It is highly recommended that anyone attending this event follow these guidelines as well. You can find the most up-to-date safety guidelines here.

Agricultural Pesticides Only

August 18: Fayette County 9 am - 3 pm
Fayette County Airport 
2770 Old Rt 38 NE. 
Washington Courthouse, Ohio 43160

August 19: Hancock County 9 am - 3 pm
Hancock County Fairgrounds
1017 E. Sandusky Street
Findlay, Ohio 45840

August 25: Lake County 9 am - 3 pm
Perry Coal and Feed
4204 Main Street
Perry, Ohio 44081

The pesticide collections are sponsored by ODA in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  To pre-register, or for more information, contact the Ohio Department of Agriculture at 614-728-6987.


Always refer to "Storage and Disposal" section on the pesticide label, and the Safety Data Sheet for basic disposal instructions

  • Excess pesticides and rinsates may be applied to a site listed on the pesticide label (don't exceed label rate) 

Photo:  Courtesy of Rory Lewandowski

  • Farmers (not businesses conducting pesticide applications for hire) may drop off excess agricultural pesticides at a Clean Sweep location around Ohio (Check home page for disposal dates) or contact the Ohio Department of Agriculture at (614)728-6393

     

  • If in doubt whether your waste pesticide must be managed as hazardous waste, call Ohio EPA's confidential compliance assistance hotline at 1-800-329-7515 or contact an analytical laboratory