FREE detox your home this sat 1/2

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

Location: Drop-off site address is provided upon registration
Contact: Sustainability Victoria’s Infoline
Phone: 1800 35 32 33
Cost: Free

Registration: Register online to choose your preferred time slot.

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