Saturday 30 June 2018

Bring along your old or unwanted chemicals to our free collection day. This service is available to all South Australians, regardless of your suburb or council area. Industrial and commercial chemicals from businesses will not be accepted. Trade painters and householders can bring up to 100 litres of paint. View the flyer for more details.

Accepted Not Accepted
  • Acids and alkalis
  • Brake fluid and coolants
  • Cleaning products
  • Fumigants
  • Liquid paints – oil and water-based
  • up to 100 litres
  • Other household chemicals
  • Pesticides, herbicides, insecticides • Photographic chemicals
  • Poisons
  • Pool chemicals
  • Solvents, varnishes and stains
  • Ammunition or explosives (contact SA Police: 131 444)
  • Asbestos and tyres (contact the EPA: 8204 2004)
  • Fertiliser (use or donate to local community garden)
  • Pharmaceuticals (dispose of at your local pharmacy or Doctor, see for locations)
  • Household smoke detectors - these can be placed in the waste bin



NAWMA Resource Recovery Centre – Bellchambers Road, Edinburgh North. Open 9.00am to 3.00pm.

For more information, phone 1800 111 004

Download the flyer for more details on items that are accepted, and other disposal and recycling options.