Pesticide Collection Day for residents in Pender and surrounding counties. If you have old pesticide containers or unused pesticides that you want to dispose of you are encouraged to bring these products in for proper, professional disposal. Proper disposal will help you keep your home, farm, buildings, workers and families safe and protects our environment from pesticide spills and improper disposal.
Nearly all pesticide products will be accepted. For liquid pesticide containers larger than 5 gal or for unlabeled pesticides, please contact the Cooperative Extension Office at (910) 259-1235 for information before bringing containers this large to the collection event. No gas cylinders are accepted at the event; however, assistance information can be provided. Contact the Cooperative Extension Office for more information. Don't miss this opportunity in Pender County. For more information contact Mark Seitz, County Extension Director and Agriculture Extension Agent for Pender County at the Pender County Extension Center. The phone number is (910) 259-1235, office hours are 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday.