FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 14, 2019

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

IMMEDIATE RELEASE Department of Natural Resources hosting pesticide pickup in Carrollton June 29

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUN. 14, 2019 - The Missouri Department of Natural Resources, in cooperation with the City of Carrollton, will provide a free pesticide collection event from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 29, at Carrollton City Hall (parking lot behind) located at 206 W. Washington Ave., Carrollton.

The collection is open to all Missouri farmers and households.           

Accepted items include:

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

Not accepted items include:

  • Paint
  • Explosives
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Yard waste
  • Electronics
  • Trash

Pesticides from businesses, pesticide production facilities, pesticide distributors, pesticide retailers

The event is the fourth of six events scheduled for 2019. More information about the Missouri Pesticide Collection Program is available online at https://dnr.mo.gov/env/hwp/pesticide.

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