Special Waste consist of many things including the DOT’s
unacceptable items and the special handling of the below items:
Paint Cans, Tires, Batteries
White Metal appliances, Televisions, Microwaves
Florescent Bulbs, Ballast, Electronics
Computers, Lead base painted items, Railroad ties
Creosote coated materials, Telephone poles, Power poles
Household “kitchen” items, Liquid insecticides, Paint thinners
All Asbestos material such as:
Tile siding, roofing material (tar), flooring etc.
Special Waste can be hauled and disposed of, but it requires
a special permit and can only be disposed at special waste landfills. This
debris has to be hauled separate from all other debris.