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: 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 Joel Conrad of EQ of Florida at 800-624-5302 ext. 3407.

EQ of Florida will be at the Topaz facility on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 from 9 am to 2 pm. Please call EQ directly to schedule your appointment. Collection dates for 2017 are -

 

January 25, 2017

February 22, 2017

March  22, 2017

April 26, 2017

May 24, 2017

June 28, 2017

July 26, 2017

August 23, 2017

September 27, 2017

October 25, 2017

November 22, 2017

December 27, 2017

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