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Detox Your Home

  • Date: 27 April 2019
  • Location: Cardinia Shire Council depot , Purton Road, Pakenham
  • Time: 9.00am–3.00pm
  • Cost: Free

Detox your Home is a safe and free way to dispose of common household chemicals.

This program is delivered by Sustainability Victoria in partnership with Cardinia Shire Council (in this municipality). 

Accepted items: 

  • Acids and alkalis 
  • Aerosol cans 
  • Anti-freeze 
  • Brake fluid 
  • Car body filler 
  • Car wax Cleaners - ammonia based 
  • Cooking oil 
  • Coolant 
  • Detergents, disinfectants and drain cleaners 
  • Fertiliser 
  • Fire extinguishers 
  • Floor-care products and waxes
  • Fuels - petrol, diesel, kerosene, other 
  • Glues - water-based and solvents 
  • Herbicides and weed killers 
  • Insect spray/pesticides 
  • Nail polish and remover 
  • Oven cleaner 
  • Paint stripper, thinner and turps 
  • Pool chemicals 
  • Rat poison 
  • Solvents 
  • Transmission fluid 
  • Wood preservatives and finishes (oils and varnish) 

For more information and to confirm the items that are accepted, please call 1300 363 744 or visit the Detox Your Home website.

There will also be a drumMUSTER collection event at the same location in the morning.