Hazardous household waste

Hazardous household waste

Hazardous household waste includes:

  • chemicals
  • insecticides
  • varnishes
  • solvents.

Take your hazardous household waste to:


Zero Waste SA Collections

Household hazardous waste depot

Cnr Magazine Road and Henschke Street, Dry Creek

Free disposal on the first Tuesday of every month between 9am and noon.

Find out what you can take to Zero Waste


Temporary drop-off points may be set up through the year

Find out when a drop off point is scheduled near you.


Other disposal options for common household items

  • Oil
  • Pharmaceuticals 
  • Light globes
  • Batteries
  • Smoke detectors/alarms
  • Needles/Sharps
  • Paint
  • Fertilisers
  • Fluorescent tubes, energy saving light globes

 For disposal options for the above search the A-Z guide to waste and recycling.

More information

Adelaide Waste and Recycling Centre

181 Morphett Road, North Plympton
Phone 8295 5790

Metro Waste Services

19 to 25 Murray Street, Thebarton

Go to the Metro Waste Services web site for opening times and costs.

Zero Waste SA Household Hazzardous Waste Depot

Cnr Magazine Road and Henschke Street
Dry Creek

For more information visit:
Web Zero Waste SA



Email the Service Centre or call 8416 6333

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