Agriculture Pesticide Disposal

Agricultural Pesticide Disposal

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) 

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  • 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