The Whatcom County Disposal of Toxics Program with assistance from the City of Blaine will be collecting household hazardous waste, up to 50 gal. per resident, free of charge. Accepted materials include OIL based paints, solvents, gasoline, oil & antifreeze, garden chemicals and fertilizers, aerosols, cleaners, boat/car batteries, and many other items. Materials not accepted include business wastes, LATEX paint, asbestos, ammunition & explosives, empty containers, radioactive and biomedical waste. No waste in drums please. Curbside recycling will also be available. For questions, please call (360) 380-4640. Let’s work to keep our communities safe and clean!