Kalamaoo County

Health and Community Services
Environmental Health

Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste Center
1301 Lamont Avenue
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49048
(269) 373-5211

Free Pesticide Disposal

Pesticides are collected free of charge through the Clean Sweep Program which is located at Kalamazoo County's HHW Center 1301 Lamont Ave, Kalamazoo, MI.

Who can use the program?
Any Michigan homeowner, farm, greenhouse, nursery, golf course, or other end-user of pesticides can use this service.

What can I bring?
Old, unwanted, out-of-date, unusable or banned pesticides are accepted. Banned pesticides such as DDT, Chlordane, Lindane, older Woodlife wood preservative, 2,4,5 -T and Lead Arsenate are especially welcome.

How much can I bring?
There is no limit, however, if you have large quantities of pesticides (150 pounds or more) please call and make an appointment.

Is there anything not accepted?
For residents or businesses outside of Kalamazoo County, you may bring only pesticides. No fertilizer, spreader sticker, paint or other chemicals are permitted.

To recycle triple rinsed pesticide containers, contact the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development by calling (517) 241-3933 or e-mailing Abby Eaton. You can also contact the current vendor directly: Container Services Network 866-225-6629.

Email us or call 269-383-8742 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Clean Sweep is Free!