Hazardous Products

Preferred Handling Options for Common Hazardous Products

  • Keep out of reach of children & pets
  • Use in well-ventilated areas only
  • Keep in original containers
  • Do not remove original labels
  • Thoroughly wash your hands after handling hazardous products.

Hazardous Products include but are not limited to:

  • Abrasive Cleaners — may contain ammonia.
  • Ammonia – DO NOT mix with bleach, (poisonous gas)
  • Antifreeze – Keep away from children and pets, (highly toxic and sweet taste)
  • Bleach – DO NOT mix with ammonia or acids (poisonous gas)
  • Disinfectant – May contain bleach
  • Drain Opener – May contain lye (corrosive)
  • Fertilizer – Keep separated from fuel oil, gasoline, etc. (Explosive)
  • Furniture Polish – Keep away from heat & flame
  • Garden Chemicals – Most contain some type of hazardous chemical
  • Insecticides – Avoid inhalation, skin contact
    Herbicides – Avoid inhalation, skin contact
    Mothballs – Keep away from children & pets (resemble candy
  • Paint – Oil based paints contain toxic and hazardous chemicals
  • Windshield Wiper Fluid – May contain methanol (toxic)

Hazardous materials should be taken to the Household Hazardous Waste Site for safe disposal.

Last Update:  04/28/15