Category Archives: Fire Extinguishers

Tips for Recycling Fire Extinguishers

DID YOU KNOW? If the fire extinguisher is empty, simply remove the head and recycle the body (which is typically made of steel). If the fire extinguisher is full, it needs to be treated as hazardous waste and disposed of … Continue reading

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Ways to properly dispose of fire extinguishers

It’s important to handle fire extinguishers correctly! If your old extinguishers are still full, but in need of donating, try Freecycle or Craigslist, or ask your local schools or Scout Troops. Never let fire extinguishers go to waste. If you … Continue reading

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