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Detox your Home – Wodonga

Sat 15 Jun, 2024 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm



Toxic household chemicals, such as cleaning products, pool chemicals and pesticides can be safely disposed of for free at Sustainability Victoria’s Detox Your Home events, in partnership with local councils. Collected items are recovered for reuse or safely disposed of.

With community safety in mind, Detox Your Home events are drive-through (no walk-ins) and contactless.

This service is for household chemicals only.


The following items are accepted:

    • Acids and alkalis Aerosol cans (empty cans go in household recycling)
  • 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 and pesticides
  • Nail polish and remover
  • Cosmetics
  • Oven cleaner
  • Thinners, turps and paint stripper
  • Pool chemicals
  • Rat poison
  • Solvents
  • Transmission fluid
  • Wood preservatives and finishes (oils and varnish)

See the full list of accepted items on our website.


For free registration and to nominate the time you will attend go to: detoxwondonga2024.eventbrite.com.au


Paint is not accepted at this event. Unwanted household paint can be disposed of at any Paintback drop off site.

If you can’t get to an event, here’s how to store unwanted household chemicals until you can safely dispose of them.

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Wodonga Resource Recovery Centre

29 Kane Road
Wodonga, Victoria 3690 Australia