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Completely empty cartridges not attached to a battery are considered landfill waste. If there is any liquid or if the vape is attached to a battery, they need to be disposed of at a House Hazardous Waste Collection Center.

For more information on Vape waste and potential alternate drop off options visit Recycling Mystery: Vapes and Vaping Products - Earth911

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