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Household Chemicals and Paint Drop-off Depot at Dry Creek

The Household Chemicals and Paint Drop-off Depot (run by Green Industries South Australia) offers a free safe hazardous wastes disposal service. This service is available to households and farmers (not businesses) and operates 7 days a week

Where is the depot?

  • North Plympton: 181 Morphett Road, North Plympton.
    Opening hours: Monday-Friday 7am-4pm, Saturday 8am-3pm, Sunday 10am-3pm.
  • Eastern suburbs (6 Newton Road, Campbelltown) .
  • Southern suburbs/Adelaide Hills (32 Scott Creek Road, Heathfield) .
  • Northern suburbs (Gate 3, Bellchambers Road, Edinburgh North).

What can I dispose of free of charge?

  • Pesticides
  • Solvents
  • Acids and alkalis
  • Liquid paints (up to 20 litres)
  • LPG cylinders (that hold up top 9.0 kg of gas)
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Batteries
  • Coolants
  • Pool chemicals
  • Other household chemicals

What can’t I dispose of?

  • Waste generated by business and government agencies
  • Any hazardous waste collected for a fee or reward.
  • Explosives and ammunition - contact your local police station
  • Any household hazardous waste collected for fee or reward
  • Asbestos and tyres - contact the EPA on (08) 8204 2004
  • Fertiliser
  • Empty containers
  • Radioactive materials

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