Chemical CleanOut

The Household Chemical CleanOut event is hosted once annually by Camden Council and is a chance for local residents to dispose of household chemicals in a safe and environmentally friendly manner.


Examples of chemicals accepted at the event include:

  • Paint and paint related products (thinners, strippers, varnish etc) 
  • Pesticides and herbicides (baits, poisons, wood preservatives) 
  • Solvents and household cleaners 
  • Motor oils and fuels 
  • Batteries 
  • Gas bottles 
  • Fire extinguishers 
  • Pool chemicals 
  • Acids and alkalis 
  • Hobby chemicals (photography chemicals etc).

Visit the CleanOut website and find the next collection date, or phone the Environment Line on 131 555 for details.

Handy tip: Some materials, such as paint and car batteries can be disposed of at Spring Farm Resource Recovery Facility (RRF) all year round. Contact SUEZ Environment on 1300 651 116 for further details.