How to safely dispose of various hazardous chemicals.

We can accept household volumes of hazardous waste free of charge. Please take these items to the kiosk so they can be assessed for safe storage by our staff.

Image showing various household hazardous waste items

We accept

  • Car oil and automotive liquids
  • Paints, wood stain and solvents
  • Car batteries
  • Home and garden pesticides, insecticides and herbicides
  • LPG cylinders
  • Household cleaning products
  • Liquid chemicals
  • Household batteries and lithium-ion batteries
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Cooking oil
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Empty, clean, triple rinsed AgChem containers (only containers that are AgRecovery brand participants)

We cannot accept

  • Hazardous waste from businesses or commercial sites (for large commercial quantities of agricultural chemicals or farm hazardous waste please contact a specialist company such as AgRecovery, Waste Management Technical Services or Chemwaste)
  • Large 44 gallon drums of chemicals (please contact a specialist company such as Waste Management Technical Services or Chemwaste)
  • Medicine, medical sharps or pharmaceuticals (please contact your local community pharmacy for guidance on how to dispose of these items)
  • Asbestos or asbestos-contaminated waste (EcoDrop in Metro Place, Bromley is the only transfer station in the area that can accept asbestos subject to acceptance criteria - contact them on 03 941 8999 for more information)
  • Ammunition, fireworks, explosives and flares (please contact the local Police Arms Office for guidance on how to dispose of these items safely)