Aerosol containers are pressurized products that sometimes contain flammable or poisonous chemicals. They usually contain hazardous paints, adhesives, cleaners, solvents, lubricants, etc. If you dispose of these pressurized containers in the trash, they can be punctured and explode. They can also start a fire or injure sanitation workers.
Recycling aerosol cans is easy with Region 8 Enviro LLC. We process your waste depending upon whether the container is empty or still has liquid inside of it. It is extremely important that aerosol cans are recycled for a number of reasons. However, one of the most important is safety. When aerosol cans are thrown into landfills, they become a hazard. If a fire were to break out, these contains could explode and cause physical harm to landfill workers and fire fighters.
For more information regarding the recycling of aerosols please contact us