No person may dispose of any pesticide or container in a manner:
- Contrary to pesticide label directions.
- That risks contaminating waters of the state.
- That creates a hazard to persons, property or the environment.
No person may re-use a pesticide container for any purpose, except as provided in the label directions. For more information about pesticide laws, see Consumer Law topic, Pesticide Laws and Enforcement.
“Clean Sweep” Programs
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection funds county projects to collect, and safely dispose of, waste pesticides and agricultural chemicals. See Wisconsin Administrative Code chapter ATCP 34.