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Water Quality District - Hazardous Waste


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Tires

What is the Problem?

Image of a drawing of a car tire.Disposing of tires on private property, or public lands creates hazards and is unsightly. When left outside, tires can provide a breeding place for mosquitoes. Mosquitos can carry West Nile Virus. Stockpiled tires also present a potential fire hazard. Properly dispose of old tires to eliminate this potential mosquito habitat and fire hazard.

Disposal Options

Recycle:

The Residential Disposal Guide is provided by the Missoula Valley Water Quality District as a public service and is not an endorsement of specific businesses, services or products. Any omissions or inaccuracies are unintentional. Please contact us with corrections or additions. Call businesses or agencies to confirm hours, locations and charges for services, if any. For information on disposal of items not listed, email or call the Water Quality District at 406-258-4890, M - F, 8 am to 5 pm.

Much of the information provided is from the Washington County, MN, Dept. of Public Health and Environment website.

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