The department sponsors or supports an assortment of waste and recycling events to promote wise waste management practices. Temporary collection events are held as an opportunity for citizens to properly recycle or dispose their unwanted waste pesticides and electronic devices. Training courses are held to help the businesses we regulate understand how to comply with state and federal law and regulations.

Prescription Drug "Take Back" Sites
Find a collection site near you to dispose of unused prescription drugs (MO PSC)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facilities
Find a collection site near you to recycle or dispose of household hazardous waste
Pesticide Collection Events
Find an event near you and dispose of unwanted pesticides
Missouri Brownfields Conference
Held during the MWCC Conference, join us and learn more about brownfield redevelopment
Solid Waste Technician Certification Training
Learn more about the certification course and how to maintain your certification
Underground Storage Tank Operator Training
Free online and classroom certification training for A/B and C operators (PSTIF)
Earth Day
Learn more about protecting our natural resources at our April event
State Fair
We’ll see you in August at the Missouri State Fair, inside the Womans Building
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