FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 22, 2018

Contact: Communications Office
573-751-1010
communications@dnr.mo.gov

Department of Natural Resources hosting pesticide pickup in Jefferson City on Sept. 8

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, AUG. 22, 2018 - The Missouri Department of Natural Resources, in conjunction with the Jefferson City MFA, will provide a free pesticide collection event from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at the Jefferson City MFA located at 1009 Fourth St., Jefferson City.

The collection is open to all Missouri farmers and households.           

Accepted items include:

  • Unwanted pesticides
  • Herbicides
  • Insecticides
  • Fungicides
  • Rodenticides
  • Dewormers
  • Fly tags
  • Fertilizers containing pesticide


Not accepted items include:

  • Paint
  • Explosives
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Yard waste
  • Electronics
  • Trash
  • Pesticides from businesses, pesticide production facilities, pesticide distributors, pesticide retailers
     

This event is the last event scheduled for 2018. More information about the Missouri Pesticide Collection Program is available online at https://dnr.mo.gov/env/hwp/pesticide.

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