Aerosol Cans

Pressurized/not empty

Any aerosol can that is pressurized/not empty is managed as hazardous waste by Environmental Health & Safety. For more information, see the EH&S Hazardous Chemical Waste page and fill out the Chemical Waste Collection Request form.

Not pressurized/empty

Any aerosol can that has no pressure and is completely devoid of container contents is garbage. Write “Empty” on the can and place it in the garbage.

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