Hydrochloric Acid (Muriatic Acid is its historical name) is a water-based solution of hydrogen chloride gas. It is a strong Acid, the major component of gastric acid and of wide industrial use. Hydrochloric Acid should only be handled with appropriate safety precautions because it is a highly corrosive liquid. All Hydrochloric Acid compounds should be disposed of as a hazardous waste.
Free Household Hazardous Waste Disposal
If you are a resident of Clark County or one of its cities, you may dispose of unwanted household hazardous waste products at any of the following HHW collection programs. Business-generated hazardous waste will not be accepted.
Eligible senior and citizens with disabilities who are unable to transport HHW to a collection site or event may call (360) 397-6118 ext. 4352 to see if they qualify for a free home pick up.
Fixed Collection Facilities
Satellite Collection Events