Disposal of Mercury
DISPOSAL OF MERCURY CONTAINING ITEMS (MCI’s)
Basic Disposal Instructions:
Put your MCI inside one ziplock bag and seal it.
Fold the first bag enough to fit into a second one and seal it.
Put the bagged MCI in a safe place out of the reach of children.
Bring contents to:
Chippewa County Recycling Center
1423 W. Easterday Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
(between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday)
If you have questions regarding disposal of Mercury containing items,
please contact Steve at CCHD (906) 635-3627
or Chippewa County Recycling Center at (906) 632-0525.
In the Case of a Small Mercury Spill Call the Health Department and Click the Link Below for Clean up Details:
For Large Spills (greater than 2 tablespoons) Do Not Try to Clean Yourself and Call the HD