Electronic dart boards, also known as dart boards and plastic toy guns, are a growing concern in the United States, especially among teens.
These toys are a fun and affordable alternative to traditional gun and BB gun disposal methods.
However, it’s important to remember that electronic dartboards can also contain potentially deadly components, such as mercury and lead.
Here’s how to safely dispose of these types of toys.
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Wash, rinse and dry all toys.
To remove the toxic chemicals from the toy, gently soak the toy in warm water.
Then rinse and gently dry the toy with a damp cloth.
To clean the toy after it has been soaked, wipe it with a clean damp cloth to remove any residue.
Wash, rinse, and dry toy before disposal.
To prevent accidental disposal of hazardous materials, dispose of all electronic dartboard toys at home by placing them in a safe container.
You can also wrap the toy or other items in aluminum foil to make it safer for people to pick them up.
You may also use an air-tight container to store toys and other items until you are ready to dispose.
To dispose of toxic plastic toy, follow these tips:1.
Place toys in a container with a lid.
Place toys in sealed plastic containers.
Place them in an airtight container.2.
Place the toy into a dry, cool place.
Store toys in the refrigerator, freezer or freezer compartment of a home.3.
Dispose of the toy at a safe location.
Disposable toys can be disposed of at the nearest hospital, fire station, or police station.
If you have any questions about how to dispose, please contact our licensed professionals at 855-936-3399.