Wauseon site to take unwanted pesticides


NBRE recycle28p 4/24/2010 The Blade/Lisa Dutton Oregon,OH l to r-- Mike Crapsey and Allen Ellett check over various items being dropped off to make sure they can be accepted. Please take photos of Oregon and Harbor View residents as they drop off various items for recycling as part of an Earth Day collection. Oil-based paint, paint thinners, driveway sealers, batteries, pesticides, computer equipment, and tires are among items that will be collected.

The Blade/Lisa Dutton

WAUSEON — The Ohio Department of Agriculture will sponsor a collection for farmers wishing to dispose of unwanted pesticides from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds, 8514 State Rt. 108, Wauseon.

The collection and disposal service is free, but only farm chemicals will be accepted.

Information is available at 614-728-6987.