How to Properly Dispose of Bug Spray

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Bug spray is a common household item that is often used to repel insects and protect against bites. However, when it comes time to dispose of bug spray, it's important to do so responsibly to avoid any harm to the environment or potential dangers. Here are some methods to help you properly dispose of bug spray:

  • Recycle the container: Most bug sprays come in containers that can be recycled. Check the label or packaging to see if the container is recyclable. If it is, make sure to rinse out any remaining product before placing it in your recycling bin.
  • Hazardous waste disposal: If the bug spray container is not recyclable or if the product is expired or empty, it should be treated as a hazardous waste. Contact your local recycling center or hazardous waste disposal facility to find out the proper way to dispose of it.