N.C. Bans Filter Disposal

Discussion in 'NC - North Carolina Chevy Truck Club' started by 1st Synthetics, Jul 7, 2009.

  1. 1st Synthetics

    1st Synthetics Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    [FONT=verdana,arial]As of Oct. 1 this year, used oil filters in North Carolina can no longer go in the trash. The law applies to oil filters changed by commercial oil change shops and garages, as well as by individuals.

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  2. TRPLXL2

    TRPLXL2 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts Platinum Contributor

    Wow that is really going to put a crimp in things for people, we always take all of our used one's up to Wal-Mart and they put them in a designated barrel. Who knows what they do with them though, probably throw them in the garbage! :neutral:
     
  3. Jimmiee

    Jimmiee Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    They're trying to keep up with California. <G>
     
  4. 2COR517

    2COR517 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    Too funny!
     
  5. bob13

    bob13 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    I imagine were going to see a lot more of that all over the country!
     
  6. Mattdtrue

    Mattdtrue Rockstar 100 Posts

    From what I remember last year it's hard to find a place to despose of plactic in N.C. also I drove semi pulled flat bed and loads of lumber & sheet rock had to be covered with plastic and I had to wait till I got to another state to throw it away.Silly I thought !
     

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