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Residential Harmful Products


Commonly used household and automotive products can be harmful to you, your family, city workers, and the environment if improperly stored, used, or discarded. Make sure you know what products you are using, what risks they pose, and how to safely handle and dispose of them.

Please select the product you wish to get more information about in the pull-down menu below, or visit common harmful household products to choose your item off a list.


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