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Household Chemical CleanOut


The Household Chemical CleanOut is an event which allows residents of the Georges River area to safely dispose of their unwanted chemical waste for free. 

Only household quantities of chemical waste is accepted (20kg or 20L), except for paint. Up to 100L (in 20L containers) of paint is accepted. 

This event is sponsored by the NSW EPA. For more information, visit EPA's Household Chemical CleanOut webpage or call the Environment Line on 131 555.

Residents are to remain in their vehicles at all times and follow staff instructions. No booking required.
 

When is the Household Chemical CleanOut?

Date Location Time
Sunday 17 March 2024  Mortdale Depot, Depot Road, Mortdale 9.00am - 3.30pm

Please Note: No items will be accepted at the depot prior to this date. Illegal dumping of items can attract fines of up to $2000.

 

Accepted and unaccepted types of waste 

  • Accepted Waste
    • Acids, Alkali, motor oils, fuels, coolants, brake fluids.

    • All batteries including car batteries.

    • Fire extinguishers, gas bottles, nitrous oxide cannisters (small quantities only).

    • General household chemicals including cleaning products.

    • Paints, pesticides, herbicides.

    • Pharmaceuticals, X-rays and photographic chemicals.

    • Fluorescent tubes and light globes.

    (Household quantities only).

  • Non-Accepted Waste

View the A - Z Recycling Guide page for information on where to dispose other types of waste.

You can find regular updates on events and services on Council's What's On page and social media.  


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