We have worked to offer citizens better disposal options for household hazardous waste and prescription drugs and promote policies that encourage recycling and discourage the creation of unnecessary waste in the Upstate.
Household Hazardous Waste and Prescription Drug Collection Days
Leftover and expired household chemicals, pesticides, batteries, paint, and pharmaceuticals often end up in our landfills and waterways. According to reports half a million kids age 5 and younger are poisoned by medications in their homes. Upstate Forever is working to ensure better disposal options for citizens. Click here for an up-to-date listing of disposal sites and events.