Chemicals

Wondering what to do with your unwanted chemicals including cleaning products, garden chemicals and paints, we have several options for you to dispose of these chemicals.

Community Recycling Stations

Are located at several Council facilities for the disposal of small quantities of less-toxic problem wastes including household batteries, fluoro globes (no tubes), mobile phones, printer cartridges, x-rays and reading glasses.

Household Chemical CleanOut

Household Chemical CleanOut events help you safely dispose of a range of potentially hazardous household chemicals that should not be placed in your kerbside waste bins.

Summerhill Community Recycling Centre

Summerhill a permanent drop-off centre, open year-round, for the most common household problem wastes including paint, motor and other oils, household and car batteries, fluoro light globes and tubes, fire extinguishers and smoke detectors.

Problem Waste FAQs

Read our FAQs that will give you tips on where you drop off unwanted chemicals, and other problem waste.