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Household Chemical Clean Out

August 29 at 8:00 am to 3:30 pm

Make your home a safer place and dispose of unwanted chemicals for free at the Household Chemical Clean Out event.

  • Open to all residents and non-residents of the City of Parramatta Council.

You can take household quantities (up to a maximum of 20 litres or 20 kilograms ) of the following household chemicals and items for safe disposal at this event.

  • Solvents and household cleaners
  • Floor care products
  • Ammonia-based cleaners
  • Pesticides and herbicides
  • Poisons
  • Pool chemicals
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Motor fuels
  • Fluorescent globes and tubes
  • Acids and alkalis
  • Smoke detectors
  • Paint and paint-related products
  • Gas bottles
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Car and household batteries
  • Motor oils and cooking oils

Please exercise caution when handling and transporting chemical

  • Never mix chemicals as this may produce dangerous reactions.
  • Wherever possible keep all chemicals in their original containers.
  • Ensure containers are clearly labeled and well-sealed. If you do not know the contents, label the container ‘unknown chemical’.
  • Liquids can leak during transport: wrap containers holding liquids securely in newspaper, place in sturdy plastic bags and then in plastic buckets or trays.
  • Keep household chemicals away from passengers, for example, by placing them in the boot of your car.
  • For more information, visit the EPA website.

This is a NSW EPA Waste Less, Recycle More initiative funded from the Waste Levy. For more information call the Environment Line on 131 555.

Free

City of Parramatta, Rydalmere Operation Centre

316 Victoria Road (behind Bunnings and McDonalds)
Rydalmere, NSW Australia
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