Businesses must dispose of hazardous waste properly!

Some businesses may be partially exempted from federal requirements for hazardous waste disposal.


Q: Which businesses are Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators (CESQGs)?
A: Businesses that produce less than 220 pounds of hazardous waste per month or accumulate less than 2,200 pounds at one time.

Q: Where can CESQGs dispose of hazardous business waste?
A: CESQGs can now dispose of hazardous business waste at Topaz Court Solid Waste Annex, 6441 Topaz Court, Fort Myers.

Q: When can CESQGs dispose of hazardous business waste?
A: Generally, the fourth Wednesday of every month from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
To schedule your appointment, and for information and pricing,
please call US Ecology at 813-319-3400 and select Customer Service (feature #1).

Collection dates* for 2018 and 2019 are -

November 28, 2018

December 26, 2018

January 30, 2019

February 27, 2019

March 27, 2019

April 24, 2019

*Subject to change

More information about Lee County programs for business and commercial Pollution Prevention can be found by visiting the Natural Resources website.