Recycling Near You - Chemical Waste/Hazardous Collection in the Whittlesea City 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.

Please check with your council prior to dropping off materials if the materials are actually accepted at their listed depot.

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Chemical Waste/Hazardous Collection in the Whittlesea City Council area

Council services for Chemicals & Paint

Whittlesea City Council has not listed any locations where you can recycle your chemicals and paints.

Drop off locations for Chemicals and Paints

16 drop off businesses match on Chemicals and Paints within approx 60km of Whittlesea VIC

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Business Name Address Suburb State Postcode Lon Lat Distance (Km) Approved Provider
Moonee Valley Transfer Station /business/12547 188 Holmes Road Moonee Ponds, VIC, 3040 144.9025447 -37.7647580 Moonee Ponds VIC 3040 144.9025447 -37.7647580
National Resource Recovery /business/12961 20 Jersey Road Bayswater, VIC, 3153 145.2791710 -37.8406810 Bayswater VIC 3153 145.2791710 -37.8406810
SUEZ Hampton Park Resource Recovery Precinct /business/13552 274 Hallam Road Hampton Park, VIC, 3976 145.2678630 -38.0520410 Hampton Park VIC 3976 145.2678630 -38.0520410
Knox Transfer Station /business/15192 251 George Street Wantirna South, VIC, 3152 145.2144472 -37.8861794 Wantirna South VIC 3152 145.2144472 -37.8861794
Port Phillip Resource Recovery Centre /business/15197 Boundary Street South Melbourne, VIC, 3205 144.94374030818176 -37.82864493147781 South Melbourne VIC 3205 144.94374030818176 -37.82864493147781
Riddell Road Waste and Recycling Transfer Station and Landfill /business/15520 Riddell Rd Sunbury, VIC, 3429 144.6884736 -37.5355291 Sunbury VIC 3429 144.6884736 -37.5355291
Banyule Waste Recovery Centre - Detox your home drop off centre /business/15580 Corner Waterdale Road and Banksia Street Bellfield, VIC, 3081 145.0449274 -37.7570454 Bellfield VIC 3081 145.0449274 -37.7570454
Brimbank City Council Depot /business/15842 Stadium Drive Keilor Park, VIC, 3042 144.8533961 -37.7138631 Keilor Park VIC 3042 144.8533961 -37.7138631
Monash Waste Transfer and Recycling Station /business/15936 380 Ferntree Gully Road Notting Hill, VIC, 3168 145.1411230 -37.9021070 Notting Hill VIC 3168 145.1411230 -37.9021070
Cardinia Waste and Recyclers /business/17713 30-32 Exchange Drive Pakenham, VIC, 3810 145.4916660 -38.0975830 Pakenham VIC 3810 145.4916660 -38.0975830
Ozewaste Recycling /business/18349 Fct 60, 22 Dunn Crescent Dandenong, VIC, 3175 145.19372951481932 -37.99380499468652 Dandenong VIC 3175 145.19372951481932 -37.99380499468652
Cleanaway - Campbellfield /business/22898 126 Barry Road Campbellfield, VIC, 3061 144.9652728 -37.6671048 Campbellfield VIC 3061 144.9652728 -37.6671048
Cleanaway - Dandenong /business/22899 76-78 Ordish Rd Dandenong South, VIC, 3175 145.1885821 -38.0227528 Dandenong South VIC 3175 145.1885821 -38.0227528
Frankston Regional Recycling and Recovery Centre /business/22900 20 Harold Rd Skye, VIC, 3977 145.2188824 -38.1224235 Skye VIC 3977 145.2188824 -38.1224235
Boroondara Transfer Station /business/23115 648 Riversdale Road Camberwell, VIC, 3124 145.0697045 -37.8330155 Camberwell VIC 3124 145.0697045 -37.8330155
Darebin Resource Recovery Centre /business/23117 30 Kurnai Avenue Reservoir, VIC, 3073 144.9848250 -37.7206310 Reservoir VIC 3073 144.9848250 -37.7206310
Moonee Valley Transfer Station /business/12547 188 Holmes Road Moonee Ponds, VIC, 3040 144.9025447 -37.7647580 Moonee Ponds VIC 3040 144.9025447 -37.7647580

Pick up locations for Chemicals and Paints

10 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... Vic May apply
E&O Property Services & Rubbish Removal Whatever the quantity or type of waste, we'll collect i... Vic (Metro Area Only) May apply
SITA-MediCollect Click Business Name for details Nationally May apply
Red Rabbit Rubbish Removal & Recycling Service We come to you with a truck team and do all the loading... Vic (Metro Area Only) May apply
Rapid Waste Management Services Pty Ltd we will leave containers / bins on site for loading eit... Vic May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd REMONDIS collects recycling and waste streams in bins r... Nationally May apply
REMONDIS Australia Pty Ltd Click Business Name for details Vic May apply
Corio Waste Management Pty Ltd Corio Waste Management can provide all or part of its t... Vic (Metro Area Only) May apply
ChemClear ChemClear undertakes 2-3 state or regional collections ... Nationally Free

Detox your Home - household chemical collection

Detox your home is a safe, free and easy-to-use service to dispose of unwanted household chemicals without harming your health or the environment. The program is administered by Sustainability Victoria in partnership with local councils.

Permanent facilities

Temporary facilities

Accepted items:

  • Acids & alkalis
  • Aerosol cans
  • Anti-freeze
  • Brake fluid
  • Cat body filler
  • Car wax
  • Cleaners - ammonia based
  • Cooking oil
  • Coolant
  • Detergents, disinfectants & drain cleaners
  • Fertiliser
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Floor-care products & waxes
  • Fuels - petrol, diesel, kerosene, other
  • Glues - water-based & solvents
  • Herbicides & weed killers
  • Insect spray/pesticides
  • Nail polish & remover
  • Oven cleaner
  • Paint stripper, thinner & turps
  • Pool chemicals
  • Rat poison
  • Solvents
  • Transmission fluid
  • Wood preservatives & finishes (oils & varnish)

For more information and to confirm the items that are accepted, please call 1800 353 233 or visit Sustainability Victoria's website.

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.