Don’t forget. you can dispose of your old and unwanted household chemicals in an environmentally responsible way by bringing them to the free City of Whittlesea Detox Your Home Day on Saturday, 1 February 2014 8.00am- 4.00pm.
Registration is essential. Once registered, you will receive an email and/or SMS confirming the details.
The following household chemicals will be accepted:
- kitchen and bathroom cleaners
- insecticides and pesticides
- poisonous household and garden products
- bbq gas cylinders
- solvents and glues
- photographic chemicals
- fire extinguishers
- brake fluids, fuels and coolants
Paint, household batteries, fluorescent tubes and CFLs are no longer accepted at a mobile collection. You can now dispose of these items all year round at a permanent Victorian drop-off site. There are nearby Victorian drop-off sites at:
- Darebin Resource Recovery Centre, Kurnai Avenue, Reservoir
- Banyule Waste Recovery Centre, Waterdale Road, Bellfield
The service is available to residents from all municipalities.
For a full list of accepted chemicals, call Sustainability Victoria’s Infoline on 1800 35 32 33, or visit the Sustainability Victoria website.
Date: Saturday, 1 February 2014 8.00am- 4.00pm
Registration: Register online to choose your preferred time slot.