Prohibited Materials

PVT prohibits hazardous items and materials from entering its facility. These include tires and all car parts, medical waste, paper waste, appliances, barrels, drums, paints, solvents, asbestos, sealers, adhesives, polychlorinated biphenyl’s (“PCB”), flammable explosives, radioactive materials, and chemicals known to cause cancer.

Prohibited household items include glass cleaner, oven cleaner, toilet bowl cleaner, rug shampoo, ammonia, disinfectant, insecticides, drain cleaner, mildew remover, furniture polish, insect spray, mothballs, roach poison, insect repellent, flea collar, flea bomb, rodent killer, lice/flea shampoo, herbicides, and pesticides.

Also prohibited are motor oil, antifreeze, car batteries, brake/transmission fluid, engine degreasers, carburetor cleaners, gasoline, gunk remover, and cleaning solvents of any type.

Asbestos is prohibited at the facility, but “asbestos containing materials” (ACM) are accepted provided they meet strict conditions for disposal.

To view or download the complete list of Prohibited Materials as a pdf, click here.