Talkin’ Trash

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Hamm Homes

Roy Kelley came up with a great blog about talkin' trash

Original content by Roy Kelley

Talkin’ Trash 

Trash fires can be started by:

- Batteries (incl lithium-ion)

- Flammable or combustible liquids

- Hazardous materials

- Canisters containing propellants

- Compressed gas cylinders

- Ashes

- Charcoal and used charcoal bags

This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.




Autumn Leaves, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 0148
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

Roy Kelley, Retired, Former Associate Broker, RE/MAX Realty Group

Gaithersburg, Maryland  

Comments (4)

Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much, Will, for this reblog. This is good information to share.

Dec 04, 2023 12:07 PM
Gwen Fowler SC Lakes & Mountains 864-710-4518
Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc - Walhalla, SC
Gwen Fowler Real Estate, Inc.

Cigarettes flung from a car window caused the last fire in our area.  The fire burned over 1000 acres and flamed for almost three weeks.  We have been on a no-burn for the summer, and this should have made that person with the cigarette know they could cause a fire, but they did not care.

Dec 04, 2023 12:48 PM
Dennis Neal
RE/MAX, Big Bear - Big Bear Lake, CA
Your Home Sold in 21 Days or We Sell It For Free

Roy, your informative blog on trash safety is crucial for our community. Addressing potential hazards like batteries, flammable liquids, and more ensures everyone's well-being. Your dedication to keeping Montgomery County safe is commendable, and your beautiful autumn photo adds a delightful touch. Well done! 🍂🗑️ #SafetyFirst #CommunityAwareness

Dec 04, 2023 02:02 PM
Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

Thanks for the reblog Will - I missed Roy's post the first time around. 

Dec 05, 2023 08:19 PM