Hazardous Waste Disposal Costs for Businesses

Cost Sheet

NOTE: A $22 minimum handling charge applies, paid by cash or check, if no account with Boulder County will be (or has been) set up.

This list is in three sections, check each section for your waste type.

Hazardous Wastes Per Pound Cost (including container)
 Acids

$2.63

 Asbestos Roof Tar

 $1.16

 Bases

 $2.63

 Compressed Gas Cylinders

 Case-by-Case

 Flammable Liquids

 $0.71

 Flammable Solids

 $7.29

 Halogenated Solvents

 $2.63

 Lighters

 $9.06

 Mercury Compounds/Solutions/Elemental

 $33.64

 Naphthalene

 $6.76

 Non-PCB Ballasts (excl. electronic ballasts)

$1.26

 Oil-based Paints and Stains

 $1.02

 Organic Peroxides

 $7.29

 Oxidizers

 $2.63

 PCB Ballasts

 $0.81

 Pesticides/Poisons

$1.99

 Photographic Chemicals

$1.89

 Water Reactives

$7.47 

 Universal Wastes
 Aerosol Cans

$2.02 

 Alkaline/Heavy Duty Batteries - Taped

$1.53

 Lithium or Button Cell Batteries - Taped

 $7.29

 Lead-Acid Batteries

 $0.11

 Rechargeable Batteries - Taped

$0.11

 Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs)

$1.40 

 Fluorescent Tubes (U-Tubes are 4' each)

$0.09 PER FOOT

 Misc. Mercury Bulbs (not CFLs)

 $1.40

 Shattershield Bulbs/UV Bulbs

 $5.04

 Mercury Thermostats - in plastic housing

$0.11

 Mercury Thermometers

$0.55/ea 

 Other Recyclables/Non Hazardous
 Antifreeze

 $0.11

 Latex Paint

 $0.17

 Non-Hazardous Liquids - Bulked

 $0.93

 Used Motor Oil

 $0.11

 Other - Please Specify

 Case-by-Case

 Salvage drum - additional disposal cost

 Case-by-Case

 Contractor labor @ 53.48 per hour

$53.48/hour

Note: Prices are subject to change. If your waste stream is not listed, program staff will contact you, after your inventory has been submitted, to discuss fees that will apply.

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Contacts

Hazardous Materials
Management Facility

720-564-2251
720-564-2227 (fax)
Email
Hazardous Materials
Management Facility

Boulder

1901 63rd St.
Immediately west of the
Boulder County Recycling Center
Map & Directions

Business (CESQG) Waste

Hours: By appointment ONLY
Business Waste

Resident Household
Hazardous Waste

Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., W-Sat.
Residents may drop off waste
during these times.
Closed: Sunday - Tuesday
Household Hazardous Waste

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