Recycling Near You - Chemical Waste/Hazardous Collection in the Sunshine Coast Council area
Chemicals and Paints Recycling Hotline

Household Chemical waste and hazardous materials include household cleaners, automotive products, garden chemicals, paints, thinners, adhesives, varnishes, pool cleaners, batteries and asbestos.

Paintback is a cost-effective solution for households and trade painters to remove unwanted paint and packaging, providing 70 disposal locations nationally. This program is the first such national program in the world to be developed and voluntary run by the paint industry. More than a million litres of unwanted paint has been diverted from landfill in the first year. Click for a location near you and further information about the program.

 

Chemical Waste/Hazardous Collection in the Sunshine Coast Council area

Council services for Chemicals & Paint

Sunshine Coast Council has listed the following locations where you can drop off your chemicals and paint.

  1. Drop off Facility - Buderim Resource Recovery Centre
  2. Drop off Facility - Nambour Resource Recovery Centre
  3. Drop off Facility - Caloundra Landfill Site and Resource Recovery Centre
  4. Drop off Facility - Beerwah Resource Recovery Centre
  5. Drop off Facility - Witta Resource Recovery Facility

Drop off locations for Chemicals and Paints

2 drop off businesses match on Chemicals and Paints within approx 60km of Nambou QLD

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Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
ARS Australian Solvent Recycling /business/16513 Deception Bay, QLD, 4508 153.0206446 -27.1859323 Deception Bay QLD 4508 153.0206446 -27.1859323
Cleanaway - Narangba /business/22891 26-32 Potassium Street Narangba, QLD, 4504 153.004641 -27.1996576 Narangba QLD 4504 153.004641 -27.1996576
ARS Australian Solvent Recycling /business/16513 Deception Bay, QLD, 4508 153.0206446 -27.1859323 Deception Bay QLD 4508 153.0206446 -27.1859323

Pick up locations for Chemicals and Paints

8 pick up businesses match your query on Chemicals and Paints

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Business Name Details Picks up Fees Approved Provider
Toxfree Click Business Name for details Nationally May apply
Cleanaway Please contact Cleanaway on 13 13 39 to enquire about p... Qld May apply
SITA-MediCollect Click Business Name for details Nationally May apply
Steve's Rubbish Removals Click Business Name for details Qld May apply
Evans Landing Landfill Click Business Name for details Qld (Metro Area Only) May apply
Planet Paints Pty Ltd We currently service Toowoomba and surrounds, Brisbane,... Qld (Metro Area Only) May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd REMONDIS collects recycling and waste streams in bins r... Nationally May apply
ChemClear ChemClear undertakes 2-3 state or regional collections ... Nationally Free

What to do with other chemicals or hazardous waste

Asbestos: As asbestos is classed as a hazardous material it may only be disposed of at certain locations in Australia. To find out how to safely dispose of asbestos visit the asbestos section on this site.

Medicines: Old and unwanted medicines around the home are a household hazard and can be dangerous if taken when they are out-of-date, not prescribed for you or within reach of children. To find out how to safely dispose of unwanted and out-of-date medicines visit the medicine section on this site.

Farm chemicals: These can be disposed of through the ChemClear Program.

Sharps: Sharps must not be placed in your recycling bin or garbage bin. For health and safety reasons, please place your sharps in a secure and strong puncture resistant container, such as an Australian Standard Sharps container. You can dispose of this container at authorised collection points.

Ammunition and Flares: These should be taken to your local police station.