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Shellharbour City Council household chemical cleanout


Shellharbour City Council, in conjunction with the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, will hold a Household Chemical Cleanout on Sunday 24 July 9am-3:30pm at the Albion Oval Carpark, Ash Avenue, Albion Park Rail.

Bring your old and unwanted household chemicals along and we will dispose and/or recycle them for you - free!

You can drop off household quantities of:

  • Garden chemicals
  • Pool chemicals
  • Household chemicals
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Poisons
  • Batteries
  • Paint
  • Motor oils, fluids and fuels
  • Fluoro lights
  • Gas bottles
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke detectors

Quantities are 20L or 20KG, except paint is up to 100L (in 20L containers).

Before attending, Council asks that residents place all materials in the rear of your vehicle, on arrival, remain inside your vehicle and our contractors will collect the items.