Household Hazardous Waste In New Hampshire. Marc Morgan HHW Program Coordinator. CORROSIVE. REACTIVE. What is HHW?. Unwanted homeowner products that have the same qualities as a hazardous waste described in NH Hazardous Waste Rules. What are We Talking About Here?.
In New Hampshire
HHW Program Coordinator
REACTIVEWhat is HHW?
Unwanted homeowner products that have the same qualities as a hazardous waste described in NH Hazardous Waste Rules
Small Quantities… Big Problems
Homeowners are exempt from the HW rules; HHW is “Solid Waste”
Can throw in the trash ... it’s legal (but not OK).
Businesses are HW generators;
must obey the HW rules.
Can NOT throw in the trash
REACTIVEHomeowners Can Trash It … What’s the Problem?
You will be considered a generator
You must follow the HW Rules
Have an HHW collection and/or collect paint and Universal Wastes every day
(deadline, public education component, survey, submit paperwork, etc.)