Disposing of chemicals

Detox Your Home is a FREE service to dispose of household chemicals safely and easily without harming human health or the environment.

The Detox Your Home program is administered by Sustainability Victoria in partnership with local governments and is funded by the Victorian landfill levy.

Mobile service

The mobile service accepts a wide range of household chemical products on scheduled weekends at specific collection sites around Victoria.

View Mobile Service to find out when the free Detox Your Home disposal service will be within your local area and what chemicals you can take.

Permanent facilities

Paint, motor oil, all types of batteries, gas cylinders and fluorescent tubes can be dropped off year-round at one of the permanent facilities located at specific council premises. View Permanent Facilities to find the upcoming locations.

Items Accepted and Not Accepted

View a list of the items that are accepted and not accepted here.