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Re: [TheCostumersManifesto] Disposal of some yucky chemicals

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  • rebecca bunny flower
    The number of the company that makes Imperial Cleaner is 816-561-5377 (Hours: Monday-Thursday 8-4:30 Friday 8-12, and Sat. upon request). I got it from this
    Message 1 of 10 , Jul 19, 2008
      The number of the company that makes Imperial Cleaner is 816-561-5377
      (Hours: Monday-Thursday 8-4:30
      Friday 8-12, and Sat. upon request). I got it from this website:
      http://www.terracepackaging.com/ They're in Kansas City.

      I'd call and ask. I couldn't find info on who produces Everblum.

      Good luck!
      Rebecca

      > 2008/7/16 Jennifer <Jolica17@...>:
      >
      > > Hi there. I just recently took over as the costume supervisor for a
      > > ballet company. As I was going through the costume shop I found some
      > > chemicals that I will never use and frankly don't want in my shop.
      > > Unfortunately, I haven't been able to find info. on how to safely
      > > dispose of these chemicals. I've looked up the MSDS but these only
      > > tell you how to handle it safely, not how to get rid of it safely.
      > > Any ideas where I might be able to find this info. The chemicals I
      > > have are Everblum (Special Cleaning Fluid) and Imperial Cleaner. The
      > > Imperial Cleaner is in a can that looks to date from the 60s.
      > > Slightly scary, but true. Any input on what to do would be greatly
      > > appreciated!
      > >
      > > Thanks & Have a Groovy Day!
      > > Jen
    • Sherry Ross
      Check with your local Hazardous waste depot for places to despose of the chemicals or places that will take it. Waste management services would be another
      Message 2 of 10 , Jul 19, 2008
        Check with your local Hazardous waste depot for places to despose of
        the chemicals or places that will take it. Waste management services
        would be another resource




        --- In TheCostumersManifesto@yahoogroups.com, queenortart
        <queenortart@...> wrote:
        >
        > My inclination even though it will cost money is to call a specialist
        > waste disposal company. The legal and potential financial consequences
        > of doing anything else are not good
        >
        > Sue
        >
        > 2008/7/16 Jennifer <Jolica17@...>:
        > > Hi there. I just recently took over as the costume supervisor for a
        > > ballet company. As I was going through the costume shop I found some
        > > chemicals that I will never use and frankly don't want in my shop.
        > > Unfortunately, I haven't been able to find info. on how to safely
        > > dispose of these chemicals. I've looked up the MSDS but these only
        > > tell you how to handle it safely, not how to get rid of it safely.
        > > Any ideas where I might be able to find this info. The chemicals I
        > > have are Everblum (Special Cleaning Fluid) and Imperial Cleaner. The
        > > Imperial Cleaner is in a can that looks to date from the 60s.
        > > Slightly scary, but true. Any input on what to do would be greatly
        > > appreciated!
        > >
        > > Thanks & Have a Groovy Day!
        > > Jen
        > >
        > >
        >
        >
        >
        > --
        > "We can lick gravity but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming."
        >
        > Wernher von Braun
        >
      • Pixie
        you could phone your local fire department and ask them, they should be able to give you some advice, hope this helps. ~Lily
        Message 3 of 10 , Jul 19, 2008
          you could phone your local fire department and ask them, they should be
          able to give you some advice, hope this helps. ~Lily
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